I didn’t even know we had been nominated for the Guardian Beckbencher Awards for political blogs . Or even that they existed.

So you had better go and vote here now or you might wake up one morning and find the Thatcherites of the Adam Smith Institute have won.

Gene adds: Uh-oh. We started out with a strong lead, but now Political Betting has edged ahead. Get those votes in, folks.

Harry adds: Its not taken long – a Stop the Harry’s Place ‘War Mongers’ effort is under way.

It will really annoy them and lots of other people worth annoying if you go and vote for us.