Electoral mess in Scotland…

If Labour get back in in Scotland, the first mess they will have to clear up is of their own making: the huge mess of an electoral system they chose to bring in. The BBC is speculating that up to 100,000 (10%) votes were spoilt. Two systems on one paper has clearly had a devastating effect. Final results expect at 4pm…

Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty

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