Pets vs election leaflets: There can only be one winner
It's the first day of the general election campaign – and already we can't take any more.
How things have changed since the good old days when voters – particularly those in marginal constituencies – weren't finding their letterboxes bombarded with political literature.
Less than two months to the election and I have yet to have one campaign leaflet through the door. #GE2015
— Azadeh Pak (@azziepak) March 12, 2015
Now the electioneering is very much underway. And candidates are resorting to new and even odder ways of winning votes than ever before.
— Tom Leighton (@TomJLeighton) March 22, 2015
The problem is, not everyone is very happy about the avalanche of electioneering pamphlets they're facing over the coming weeks.
Another labour leaflet delivered by the post office. No troops on the ground but money to waste #GE2015
— Anne (@annewitha_e) March 23, 2015
— Brendan (@Brendan_Surrey) March 23, 2015
What could possibly be causing this shameless vandalism?
— Sean Morris (@SeanGMorris) March 28, 2015
Well, this is just horrific.
— Rossco (@Beyonder06) March 26, 2015
— Squeaky Ted (@SqueakyTed) March 19, 2015
Conclusion: All election material should be swiftly removed from the doormat and placed in a special folder for future reference.
— Brendan (@Brendan_Surrey) March 22, 2015
— Zoe Hooton (@Zoe_Hooton) March 22, 2015