yeah that was a pretty idiotic thing to do - i think more politicians need to learn how to use microphones, or rather how not to. it seems to be a remarkably common error! i'm not sure if i'll be watching the debate tonight, i had an exam last night so i was hoping for a relaxing evening of silly tv, not a stressful evening of silly people on tv. hmm.... i am going to be watching the c4 results coverage though - i <3 <3 david mitchell, and charlie brooker (although not in quite the same way!). jimmy carr i can take or leave, but it does look like being more fun than the usual ones.