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How about to vote UKIP and then not to be able to lie about who you voted for?
Invoking SSP on this thread BTW
Like, triple figures? How much are you offering?
I think I would do it for £500
You don't necessarily have to justify it but you've got to look people in the eye when they ask and say you voted for 'em
Democracy's a sham anyway, I might not vote at all as it is.
and I say that as someone heavily in debt rn
i'm an accelerationist, i'm gonna do it anyway
I'd also take a leftwing eurosceptic line on it when defending my choice, coupled with something about accelerationism: http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2014/jan/17/leftwing-eurosceptics-eu-british-left
Some more useful reading material if anyone's interested:
I think a single currency and the free movement of people is actually a good thing within the EU block.
But they hopelessly fucked up on the economics when letting in the old Eastern Bloc countries in a way they didn't with Spain. Probably there was a lot more to it and if they'd kept those countries in a sort of economic isolation then there were worries about fascist governments taking over.
Anyway, the problem with UKIP is they aren't a remotely constructive answer to the EU question. They like to focus on utterly stupid populist notions about Stalinism from the European parliament and the like. So no amount of money would make me vote for them.
There are problems, without question. But UKIP is a joke party - voting them in would generate far worse foreign policy problems, not least because it sends a message that we're a joke country.
No amount of money, then
I think that would go some way to mitigate the cut in foreign aid they propose.
I don't really get the 'oh no, people will think we're dicks' argument if we pull out of the EU. I don't automatically think Icelanders or Norwegians are dicks, and they didn't even bother giving it a go.
It's that people will think we're dicks if UKIP makes any significant gains. Fortunately, it hasn't happened yet.
Wait, does that count as banter? Maybe I'm banned for 3 years.
Got a paypal if you're interested.