My aversion to plastic shoes (especially pink ones like those pictured!) landed me in no end of trouble last year ...
... the middle-class vote in parts of 'Fountainbridge/ Craiglockhart' may take years to come back - just as well there's no local government election for a while yet :-((
... so, I probably shouldn't link to this - but I just can't help myself :-(
After all, looks like it will indeed be 2012 before the next local poll ;-)