lamaupin I’m tweeting from the pre-staging of the BBC World Service show. It’s chilly out! about 3 hours ago from mobile web

lamaupin Ros just showed me the inside of the BBC bus. Swank! Well, compared to most buses. about 3 hours ago from mobile web

lamaupin Is it bad to kinda want to snog Ros? Right. Back to politics. about 3 hours ago from mobile web

lamaupin Finally I got some photos. I forgot to bring my camera. Doh! There are some interesting folk coming. about 3 hours ago from mobile web

lamaupin I forgot to mention that, in the bus, a picture of Palin came on the TV and I nearly lost it. I can’t take it! about 3 hours ago from mobile web

lamaupin Getting a cookie as I ponder what question to ask. Cookie makes smart politics. about 3 hours ago from mobile web

And then when the show started, Ros asked everyone to turn off their cell phones so they wouldn’t interfere with the microphones. Damn!

One of the surprise guests was the VP of YouTube Steve Somebody. (God, I’d make the worst journalist.) Anyway…photos!

Afterward, no less than two BBC folk hunted me down to make sure I’d be in tomorrow’s show.

In the immortal words of Paris Hilton, “See you at the debates, bitches!”