Blair, arguably the party's most electoral successful prime minister for decades, has been advising members ‘Labour won’t win from the left'.
He also told Corbyn's supporters to 'get a transplant' if their hearts lay with him as a candidate.
People on Twitter did not react well.
Dear Tony Blair. My heart is with Corbyn. How about I transplant you INTO THE FUCKING SEA. #peoplewhocanfuckrightoff— Goddessdeeva (@goddessdeeva) July 22, 2015
#Labour did not get elected because they offered no viable alternative, simple. Get back in your box Tony Blair.— Aodhán Hamill (@AodhanHamill_SF) July 22, 2015
Labour will not win from a "traditional leftist platform", Tony Blair has said. pic.twitter.com/g1Kivj7wBM— Alan 父 Weaver (@alanweaver1957) July 22, 2015
Not that Blair’s intervention is especially surprising. If there’s a major event, he’s likely to air his opinion.
Just like with….