Just before I dash off to buy new clothes (I am going to the ball), here's some fun.
I've just been to Alan's brilliant lecture on political satire and political communication (and then marked the best set of Pol Comms presentations of my decade here. This first clip from Yes Prime Minister was shown: it's still the best popular summary of the British newspaper landscape - with a killer zinger.
The second is still absolutely spot on about party political broadcasts. Now the economy's utterly fornicated, expect to see a lot of leather-bound books and hear a lot of Elgar.