* Warning: this story contains feigned outrage

by Stephen Tall on January 14, 2012

One of the more absurd stories I’ve seen this week is from Aintree in Liverpool. It’s a bite-size exemplum of local politicians slavish desire of media attention — and of the news media’s slack-jawed credulity when presented with a too-easy headline. Especially one that allows them to print the word ‘NUTTERS’. You can read the […]

LDV Caption Competition | Michael Gove “May the Lego be with you” Edition

by Stephen Tall on January 14, 2012

There’s no prize at stake – just the opportunity to prove you’re wittier than any other LDV reader… Here’s Tory secretary of state for education Michael Gove clutching a box of Star Wars lego. What do you think might be being said or thought by or about him? And the winner of our last caption […]