Politics 5 January 2011 Web Only: the best of the blogs The five must-read blogs from today, on the Lib Dems, Oldham East and the coming NHS crisis. Print HTML 1. Secret Lib Dem "Operation Detach" is a council of despair At Labour Uncut, Tom Watson reveals that David Laws is masterminding the Lib Dems' 2015 general election campaign. 2. Lib Dem support NOT at all-time low UK Polling Report's Anthony Wells takes the Independent to task for falsely claiming that Lib Dem support is at a historic low. 3. A curious campaign in Oldham East Gary Gibbon reports on the strange Conservative campaign in the constituency. 4. Why 2011 will be the year the NHS will almost collapse The NHS cannot increase efficiency at the same time as a huge reorganisation, warns Liberal Conspiracy's Richard Blogger. 5. Do Republicans read books? Political Scrapbook shares a video of Republican committee chairman hopefuls struggling to name their favourite books. › Work experience should count towards degrees: James Caan 12 issues for £12 Subscribe More Related articles I believe only Yvette Cooper has the breadth of support to beat Jeremy Corbyn To stop Jeremy Corbyn, I am giving my second preference to Andy Burnham What do Labour's lost voters make of the Labour leadership candidates?