So, the proposed new powers that might come in if Germany and France have their way (or some of their way or one of their ways) will not need a referendum because "it did not meet the test for a vote, which required a major transfer of powers to Brussels". Now, there's a surprise. Doubts about that were expressed on this blog here, here, here and here. Apparently, a lot of people are disappointed. Well, as Michelle Malkin would say, boo-freakin-hoo.