Do read this blog posting on The Spector’s Coffee House blog.
In an earlier blog posting, they had accused Ed Balls of lying, and for once the government didn’t send out its spin doctors:
Ed Balls has just called me up about my post from this morning, hopping mad. He instructed me to “take that post down now”. I thought he was joking: has there been some change to the constitution where ministers now have power over the media? But he was deadly serious. [...]