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Battle of the Bloggers

Andrew Neil | 10:29 UK time, Monday, 16 March 2009



They have had a go at each other online and now two rival bloggers will face each other for the first time in the Daily Politics studio.

The Battle of the Blogs will see Guido Fawkes and Derek Draper go up against each other on our Thursday 26 March programme.

Draper from the Labour List blog will debate with Paul Staines, aka Guido Fawkes, from the Order-Order blog.

The two bloggers have been highly critical of each other, and others have been critical about the nature of political blogging.

Draper threatened to sue after his professional qualifications were called into question by his online rival.

And the Labour man has accused Guido of peddling racism and sexism, something that Guido - who rarely appears as himself with his real name - vehemently denied.

We will have the pair in our studio, with Andrew Neil and Jo Coburn taking on the job of referee.

What questions would you like to see this pair answer? Use the comments section below to suggest a question, or see the questions already suggested.


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