OK, so it's party political propaganda: that doesn't stop it being true in this case. Abolishing the 10p tax band means raising taxes on the working poor. A better answer would be to raise the personal allowance to take them out of tax altogether.

These modern policing methods: they really do seem to have been a change for the worse. 

Science works slowly, but it does work: at least, most of the time it does. No, it's not climate change that's killing the frogs. 

Fascinating maps of how various newspapers (and blogs) report the world. 

The Libertarian Party of the UK: contains actual human beings, something of an oddity for a British political party. 

Current conservative policy aptly explained. 

And finally, the lighter fluid hits the suckbut.