An amusingly eclectic mix of culture and politics from Jonathan Calder
"Well written, funny and wistful" - Paul Linford; "He is indeed the Lib Dem blogfather" - Stephen Tall "Jonathan Calder holds his end up well in the competitive world of the blogosphere" - New Statesman "A prominent Liberal Democrat blogger" - BBC Radio 4 Today programme "Charming and younger than I expected" - Wartime Housewife
Saturday, May 08, 2010
Six of the Best 51
The outstanding Liberal Democrat result on Thursday was Ian Swales' capture of Redcar with a 21 per cent swing. Chris and Glynis Abbot explain how it was done.
Dib Lemming empties a pungent and well-merited bucketful right over the head of Nadine Dorries.
Have the financial markets been in chaos or sent into freefall by a hung parliament, as some newspapers claim? No, says Stumbling and Mumbling.
Norfolk Blogger detects sanctimonious duplicity and doublespeak in the Green Party in Norwich South.
The newcomer Angus Reid won the battle of the opinion pollsters, finds Singing My Song.
The Vagabond Trail visited Clun this week to attend the Green Man Festival - an ancient Shropshire tradition that dates all the way back to 1997. (The photograph above is borrowed from that blog.)