I'm not actually on holiday but you may be forgiven for thinking so. The August siesta season is taking over and the blog pays the price.
It's the same all over. World leaders are vacationing and Blair has wisely decided to bury himself underwater while events on the surface can take care of themselves. Yours truely has too much news on the mind to decide what to write about and political comment is relegated to junior ministers and spokesmen who seem intent on delivering empty-headed soundbites designed to re-iterate policies of the absent supremos.
This link is simply to download the cure for the worm currently plaguing the web.