While some like honours and awards, I do not care for them. I like even less, organisations riding off the back of the work of others with their idiotic ranking systems. I came across Wikio tonight. I despise ranking systems for blogs and I will have no part of it. I will, however, do all I can to encourage blog writing… but not blog *anking. (Many excellent serious Law blogs are NOT on Wikio…thankfully) I do not include fun awards from fellow bloggers in my criticism….
I value those who take time to read and comment, whether they agree with my thoughts and views or not. I have learned much from reader comments and from other bloggers. The only award I have on my blog is one I gave to myself – and even then, modestly, only awarded myself second place…. The Totally Pissed Blog award – a homage to Total Politics!
There we are….this blog is and always will be… a Wikio free zone…..
I am looking forward to seeing Vince Cable’s *Command* performance on Strictly Come Dancing on iPlayer. @Loveandgarbage on twitter tells me that he jumped out of a box in a tuxedo and observed… “A curious thing for a Minister of The Crown to do”. Can’t argue with that.
Not to be outdone… Gordon Brown came into my mind….