The LDV Friday Five: 21 December 2012

It’s Friday. It’s five o’clock. Here’s a fistful of lists that sum up the LDV week:

5 most-read stories on LDV this week

  1. A Christmas Carol. Stave One: Mensch’s Ghost (5 comments) by Andy Boddington
  2. Y’know those stories about the death of the Lib Dems? Turns out, they might’ve been exaggerated… (57 comments) by Stephen Tall
  3. Did you know the Lib Dems have lost half a million voters to Ukip? Here’s what I think it means. (48 comments) by Stephen Tall
  4. Ad Lib: If you’re reading this, it’s not for you (33 comments) by Mark Pack
  5. Nick Clegg’s speech: Governing Britain from the centre ground: building a stronger economy in a fairer society (47 comments) by The Voice

5 sample LDV Members’ Forum threads

  1. The 2015 General Election Campaign – the great and the good?
  2. Equality and Diversity in Parliament
  3. Christmas presents for deliverers
  4. Monarchy
  5. Ideas for some books to read for recreation or inspiration.

5 from the LDV archive

(21 December, 2007-11)

  1. Who’s Who in Team Clegg (5 comments) by The Voice, from 2007
  2. ‘Tis the season for predictions… (8 comments) by Helen Duffett, from 2008
  3. Televised election leaders’ debates are on (4 comments) by The Voice, from 2009
  4. Opinion: the lone maverick won’t change drugs policy. An army of moderates might. (20 comments) by Ewan Hoyle, from 2010
  5. Times: Lib Dems are right to maintain identity and policies in Government (1 comment) by Caron Lindsay, from 2011

5 top reader search returns to get to LDV

(excluding Liberal Democrat Voice or its variants)

  1. mark valladares
  2. albert einstein
  3. scottish independence
  4. ad lib lib dems
  5. china

5 recent Lib Dem tweets

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That’s it from the LDV Friday Five. Let the weekend commence in 5-4-3-2-1…

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