The LDV Friday Five (ish): 2/10/09

What could be simpler: five categories, each with five links. And it’s Friday.

5 most-read stories on LDV this week

1. That Andrew Marr question: wrong, wrong, wrong (32) by Stephen Tall
2. Opinion: The disaster of Bournemouth was avoidable (26) by William le Breton
3. NEW POLL: Do you support Vince’s ‘mansion tax’? (31) by Stephen Tall
4. Bournemouth was a hit, no shambolic disaster (26) by Iain Roberts
5. Opinion: Conservatives are complete hypocrites on LGBT issues as Section 28 raises its ugly head again (16) by Andrew Reeves

5 recent Lib Dem tweets


>> paulwalteruk Cameron’s tail is firmly between his legs on the Lisbon treaty http://bit.ly/Xg2vE
>> NeilStockley New post on Peter Mandelson’s speech to the Labour conference http://tinyurl.com/ycahcvd #storytelling
>> nick_clegg Have just said yes to leadership debates – let’s see what Downing Street says…
>> joswinson en route to Altrincham for tonight’s Any Questions: you can listen at 8pm on Radio 4 #fb
>> andyreeves A very interesting read…….RT @politicshomeuk: Charity Commission investigates organisation’s links to Tory party http://bit.ly/KDuq4

5 top non-Lib Dem LibDig postings to look at

1. Have you signed the petition for electoral reform?: ‘We the undersigned petition the Prime Minister to promote legislation to introduce preferential voting for Parliamentary elections so that voters can elect the honest and careful and remove the dishonest and careless.’ – submitted by markpack.
2. A Move to Curb Digitally Altered Photos in Ads: “The New York Times reports: “‘oncerned that girls and women feel excessive pressure to live up to the digitally Botoxed and liposuctioned images of human perfection they see in glossy magazines, lawmakers in Britain and France are trying to push advertisers to get real.'” – submitted by markpack.
3. WTF. | Sharpe’s Opinion: “Stuart Sharpe doesn’t do rants. This is one of his best.” – submitted by Alix.
4. Lib Dem cities: “Taken together, 25 million people now live in Lib Dem cities.” – submitted by markpack.
5. Improved teenage parent policy (Lib Con): “Terrific piece of enlightened (and liberal) irony from Labour-as-they-come LibCon contributor Don Paskini. Enjoy the irony-free first comment in particular.” – submitted by stephenftall.

5 active LDV Members’ Forum threads

[Poll] Is Direct Democracy the distinctive policy required?
The old Toby Ziegler trick 🙂
Most inappropriate ads on GoogleMail
Space on literature for Parliamentary candidates
Membership up?

5 top reader search returns to get to LDV

(excluding Liberal Democrat Voice or its variants)

1. “accused of impropriety” site:libdemvoice.org
2. “fred mackintosh”
3. “fiscal crisis” site:libdemvoice.org
4. liberal democrats
5. climbing the bookshelves

That’s yer lot, folks, from this second bite of the LDV Friday Five (ish).

Read more by .
This entry was posted in Friday Five.
Advert

One Comment

  • Copypasta! This is the fourth bite of Friday Five (and getting tastier and tastier each time…)

Post a Comment

Lib Dem Voice welcomes comments from everyone but we ask you to be polite, to be on topic and to be who you say you are. You can read our comments policy in full here. Please respect it and all readers of the site.

If you are a member of the party, you can have the Lib Dem Logo appear next to your comments to show this. You must be registered for our forum and can then login on this public site with the same username and password.

To have your photo next to your comment please signup your email address with Gravatar.

Your email is never published. Required fields are marked *

*
*
Please complete the name of this site, Liberal Democrat ...?

Advert



Recent Comments

  • User AvatarP. J. 9th Dec - 5:03pm
    @Matthew Huntbach Matthew. I couldn't agree more with may of the things you say, which I have been saying for ages myself. Try this one...
  • User AvatarEddie Sammon 9th Dec - 4:53pm
    Unfortunately, this language is too technical and secondly not many are going to vote for permanent stagnation. I'm not an optimist about Britain, Europe, or...
  • User AvatarPHIL THOMAS 9th Dec - 4:37pm
    This by-election result was nothing to boast about ? I thought it was a very poor result getting beaten by UKIP and only just beating...
  • User Avatartheakes 9th Dec - 4:36pm
    3 interesting local by elections next week in Somerset and Devon. We could have a chance in each.
  • User AvatarTom Papworth 9th Dec - 4:32pm
    Glenn, I'm not denying that war, genocide, imperialism, plunder and slavery happened. I am saying they were not fundamental to economic growth. There was plenty...
  • User Avatarmalc 9th Dec - 4:30pm
    The chart seems to indicate that the Lib Dems are gaining most from Labour's woes, which is what most people would expect. Surely the Labour...