However many trees have been felled to bring you in-depth coverage of the expenses scandal, it's hard to beat the succinct analysis of ITN's political editor.
Tom Bradby's conclusion, as written in Total Politics magazine?
"A small minority of MPs has been completely and utterly taking the p***." [my asterisks]
It probably works better in print. Somehow I can't hear Tom saying it on air, before adding "and now back to you in the studio, Trevor".