Where's Boris? Dave?

Is it just me or does Mayor Boris Johnson's continued absence from riot ravaged London seem wrong? Nero fiddled whilst Rome burned, did Boris just pick up a light tan whilst the same was happening in London?

On a national scale it appears the ongoing financial meltdown, collapse of the stock markets and London riots don't amount to enough of a crisis to drag our Prime Minister back from Chianti-shire.

This summer's turning into a giant political Where's Wally game...