Plus: The OBR isn’t needed to audit manifestos. The SNP’s sleight-of-hand on austerity. A lack of debate on healthcare. And: don’t make promises you can’t keep.
Also: Northern Irish Labour denounce bar on contesting elections; SNP suspend members who harassed Murphy; Robinson calls for pan-UK unionist fightback.
The people slinging unsubstantiated words at us are the comfortably guilty, not the beneficiaries of the jobs miracle.
And at Westminster these parties should agree that none of them will do deals with the SNP in order to secure Commons majorities.
Plus: The CCHQ charm school. Disgraceful Livingstone. Untruthful Clegg. Nasty Russell Brand. Where I’ll be on election night. And: Advice to candidates for the count.
In which I consider making ailurophobia an aggravated criminal offence. Penalty: stoning to death.
A Royal Commission should put the options before Parliament in time for a referendum in, say, 2018.
Also: Calls for referendum as NI Assembly votes down gay marriage by two votes; and Jones and Davidson join the debate on EVEL.
Even if Cameron has given a little glimpse of his inner Netanyahu, Miliband displays all the pragmatism of Salvador Allende.
The Tories are losing this campaign. Sir Anthony Garner’s memorial service. Mrs Keith Simpson trashes my property rights. And: Boris is on all fours with Theresa May
This week I took part in a hustings. Does anyone, except my online stalkers, enjoy them?
I have a recurring nightmare, which I now find has made its way into the real world – the Mediterranean, to be precise.
Also: Welsh Conservative leader disowns the national manifesto; and Villiers defends the party’s choice of candidates in Northern Ireland.
They seem to be more back in vogue with all political parties than at any time since the 1970s.
First, a left-wing health event. Second, immensely clever students at my old school. Third, a hustings about motorbikes, chaired by Lembit Opik.