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+++ Holy crap, the Guardian endorses Lib Dems

Not content with publishing a letter from leading progressives, the Guardian tonight brings to an end its journey to a decision about which party to support.

The article is here.

General election 2010: The liberal moment has come
If the Guardian had a vote it would be cast enthusiastically for the Liberal Democrats. But under our discredited electoral system some people may – hopefully for the last time – be forced to vote tactically

We can certainly commend them on their decision, and my headline shows my surprise at them taking this bold step. I think many people were expecting …

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  • User AvatarAlex Sabine 18th Apr - 5:39pm
    You think?! That is a masterpiece of understatement Philip. It would be simply farcical for Nick Clegg to step down "right now". I think Caracatus...
  • User AvatarPBBrown 18th Apr - 5:39pm
    Tabman @ The party has done a good job in destroying itself in the last five years, no help from Labour needed was there ?
  • User AvatarTabman 18th Apr - 5:36pm
    Ah yes. Labour. Our natural friends and coalition partners. Most definitely not the party that's vowed to destroy us since the 1920s.
  • User AvatarEddie Sammon 18th Apr - 5:33pm
    Thanks Philip. Just checked out Labour's business manifesto. Tumbleweed. Not many good ideas in there. As I said, I'll probably spoil my ballot, but if...
  • User AvatarTabman 18th Apr - 5:23pm
    Caractacus. You claim Nicola Sturgeon is immensely popular with 9% support but lambast what is ostensibly your party for being deeply unpopular .... yet it...
  • User AvatarPhilip Thomas 18th Apr - 5:14pm
    Caractacus: I don't think it would be helpful for Nick to step down right now. We haven't got time to have a leadership election and...
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