I'm on holiday . . .

. . . so I won't be blogging for a while

I'm on a break from blogging, and the office, so I'll see you all back here on this blog in 2010.

In the meantime, Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Oh, and check out the new Staggers blog . . .

Mehdi Hasan is a contributing writer for the New Statesman and the co-author of Ed: The Milibands and the Making of a Labour Leader. He was the New Statesman's senior editor (politics) from 2009-12.