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    Posted on Jun 8, 2016

    Can You Tell Which UK Politicians These Kids Grew Up To Be?

    Check out those haircuts.

    1. 1. Who did this flaxen-haired imp grow up to be?

      BBC
      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Correct answer: Boris Johnson

      It's such a shame he cut his hair.

      Via BBC / PHILIPPE LOPEZ / AFP / Getty Images
    2. 2. Who's the wide-eyed tyke in middle of this photo?

      Twitter: @EmmaJFl
      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Correct answer: Ed Miliband

      It's the face that would grow up to launch a thousand "Milifandom" Twitter accounts.

      Via Twitter: @EmmaJFl / Suzanne Plunkett / Reuters
    3. 3. Who's this mistrustful-looking young gent?

      Biteback Publishing
      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Correct answer: Nigel Farage

      That haircut just screams "Brexit".

      Via Nigel Farage, Flying Free / Amazon / Dan Kitwood / Getty
    4. 4. Can you identify this lanky teen?

      Twitter
      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Correct answer: David Cameron

      That's right! It's "call-me-Dave" on a teenage backpacking adventure, looking uncannily like Russ Abbot.

      Via Twitter: @Resurgamblog / Oli Scarff / Getty
    5. 5. What about this dashing young sea captain?

      Twitter
      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Correct answer: John Prescott

      Admit it, you totally would.

      Via Twitter: @johnprescott / Dan Kitwood / Getty Images
    6. 6. Can you tell who this is?

      Twitter
      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Correct answer: Nicola Sturgeon

      She's hardly changed at all.

      Via Twitter: @weesacs77 / Jeff J Mitchell / Getty
    7. 7. Who's this squinty schoolboy?

      Twitter: @adams_grammar
      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Correct answer: Jeremy Corbyn

      Yep! It's Jezza.

      Via Twitter: @adams_grammar / Carl Court / Getty
    8. 8. Who do you think this is?

      Twitter
      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Correct answer: Tony Blair

      Who could mistake that grin?

      Via Twitter: @tonyblairoffice / Olivia Harris / Reuters
    9. 9. Can you identify this cheery schoolboy?

      Twitter
      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Correct answer: Ed Balls

      Ed Balls.

      Via Twitter: @edballs / Peter Macdiarmid / Getty
    10. 10. What about this carefree, tousle-haired student?

      BBC
      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Correct answer: Alex Salmond

      He looks a wee bit more dour nowadays.

      Via BBC Video / bbc.co.uk / Jeff J Mitchell / Getty
    11. 11. What about this glum, tennis-playing teenager?

      AP
      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Correct answer: Nick Clegg

      Why isn't he smiling? Maybe he can see the future.

      Via Toby Melville / Reuters
    12. 12. Who is this slightly malevolent-looking child?

      Twitter
      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Correct answer: Danny Alexander

      "What do you want to be when you grow up, little Danny?" "A man who strides around looking worried while holding folders." "...OK."

      Via Twitter: @dannyalexander / Suzanne Plunkett / Reuters
    13. 13. Who's this rather smug-looking youth?

      Jim Waterson
      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Correct answer: Michael Gove

      Before Gove was education secretary, he liked to wear shirts made out of graph paper.

      Via Jim Waterson / Suzanne Plunkett / Reuters
    14. 14. And finally, can you identify this rather dismissive baby?

      Twitter
      Correct! 
      Wrong! 

      Correct answer: George Osborne

      You can't tell in this photo, but he's actually holding a baby-sized Budget briefcase and he's about to tell his parents that their fuel costs are going to rise by 15%.

      Via Twitter: @mailonline / Pool / Reuters

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