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Bittersweet Sympathy for Lembit

I’ve resisted requests to set up a post Where’s Lemby? Lembit watch, but this strange video can’t go unmentioned:

Is it me or does he come across as rather aggressive, roaming his “ordinary street” and emphasising how he goes “ROUND… THIS… COUNTRY!”

The overall effect is rather reminiscent of a certain Verve video:

Don’t you think it would have been so much better if he’d careered into a few innocent bystanders a la Richard Ashcroft? At least this video doesn’t feature a riverboat steamer.

In glorious crappyvision…

Chris Rennard wants your questions to put to the Lib Dem candidates.

Now, I’m sure I could have borrowed a video camera from somewhere and done this with all the bell and whistles, but instead I thought I’d try to encourage other people by demonstrating how incredibly easy it is to record a video on your mobile phone and have it up on YouTube within 5 minutes.

Have to admit, it was a struggle to fit everything into the 10 seconds my phone will allow, but here it is:

I hasten to add that the handbags in the background are not mine! Well, not all of them.

I see there’s already a growing number of videos up. Great news. Now – what will the candidates have to say for themselves?