The whole premise of the show is a pretty good metaphor for the current state of British politics.
Although the spirit of British democracy is in good health, its mechanisms are under threat. The task now is to transform crisis into opportunity.
Whether it’s political fanboys who geek out over polling data or teenage girls photoshopping flower crowns onto Ed Miliband’s head, digital excitement is the new electioneering frontier.
The Internet is awash with vote-matching apps. But who uses them - and which party benefits most?
We are running the parties' manifestos through Democracy 3, an election simulation video game. Here's what happens if the Greens win...
The shadow chancellor emphasises growth while the IFS emphasises austerity.
Laura Gozzi talks to Paul Birch, the Bebo founder turned party leader for Cista, the Cannabis is Safer Than Alcohol party.
It is incumbent on the serious interviewers to use their time wisely when they have a politician in their studio.
Craig Brown finds rhymes for Guru-Murthy and Rees-Mogg.
A "vote-swapping" website lets you get around the first past the post system.
Wrong-to-buy, socialist Monopoly - and a rather strange cricketing romance.