Monthly Archives: July 2011

Leader designate still working on SGM vote

I’ve learnt that Tim Carpenter, the NCC’s appointed interim for party leader, is continuing to work on a plan to hold an SGM and a valid vote on appointments and reforms. Given the fact that Andrew Withers is simultaneously leading the same party in another direction one imagines this is fraught with difficulties.

Discussion point: Extreme behaviour in libertopia

I woke up Sunday morning to the Sky papers review and they were talking about “double splashes”, “blurbing” and the other editorial techniques used to apportion prominence to stories on the newspapers’ frontpage. A few of the papers were criticised as having assigned the wrong amounts of space to Amy Winehouse and the Norwegian massacre.…