Brian Paddick has accused Ian Blair of being too close to the Labour government.
I must admit this does seem to be a bit of a reverse ferret on Brian's part.
Not a Brian-friendly link, but it's the best one I could find.
It doesn't make much difference to Ian Blair anyway.
He's lost a vote of no confidence by the London Assembly.
The daft comment of Ken Livingstone that Al Qaeda are laughing at us is another reason not to re-elect him.
I'm sure Al Qaeda would be rubbing their blood-stained hands if we had no confidence in the Metropolitan Police.
Still, Ken Livingstone is ahead in the polls.
Let's hope that Brian Paddick is the front runner by Easter.
Here are Brian Paddick's thoughts on anarchism. It would be nice to have a philosopher as mayor.