If Greens, SSP, RISE hadn't begged for a 2nd vote and just campaigned to win, they'd have probably got 2nd votes. They drove
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#BothVotesSNP If Nicola thinks it's right, then I'll trust her before any psephologist or fancy graphic.
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For those who've just discovered d'Hondt in context of
#BothVotesSNP - I was on the case in 2011! http://moridura.blogspot.co.uk/2011/11/understanding-unionist-mind-and-how.html …
Be in no doubt: our unionist opponents want YES supporters to split their vote, believing it's tactical. They know it's risky - will exploit
The Greens, SSP, RISE etc agree with me on YES. They disagree with me on other fundamental policies. That's why I'll voteSNP.
SNP was a small party, got big by convincing Scots to vote SNP. Greens, SSP, RISE take note! Campaign hard! Dump your 2nd vote begging bowl
If anyone thinks I'm a mathematical/psephological Luddite - see my blogs. I was analysing d'Hondt and playing numbers games before most were
Debate abounds with non-SNP YES supporters with total confidence in their graphs and seat projections. I'm not - that why I'm
2nd vote risks SNP overall majority. Such an outcome at this time would be exploited by Unionists, regardless of number of YES MSPs elected.
Pollsters - what the **** do they know? FT April28th 2015 a week before surprise Tory victory in General election
The gas hus been turnt doon tae a wee peep under
#independence because the time's no' right fur it tae bile. Be careful it disnae blaw oot!
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The oldest trick in the political book is to tell your opponent, as a friendly party "You're invulnerable now. Relax, let your guard down!
Think of a boxing match where someone comes across from opponents corner and says "Let my boy land a few blows - you'll win easily anyway!"
If you're SNP YES, there will come a time for placing your second vote tactically - it's AFTER independence, NOT at this crucial election.
If you're a Green, SSP, Rise or other YES party, campaign hard for your party - but don't beg me to risk mine by giving you my second vote.
#BothVotesSNP. I've trusted SNP since 2007 vote to deliver for Scotland and move us towards independence - they have, magnificently.
The REAL experts in getting elected for two Holyrood terms, delivering a referendum and a near YES plus landslide win in GE2015 are the
Wavering on 2nd vote because of experts? Remember how bad they were at predicting GE2016. Trust your own judgement: stay with