New canvassing tip for Liberal Democrats

A planet, not Earth. Photo courtesy of benipop http://www.sxc.hu/browse.phtml?f=view&id=948575 - some rights reservedYou’re on the doorstep.

You’re asked someone which party they’re going to support and don’t get an answer.

You’ve tried all the usual who did you vote for last time / is there any party you’d never vote for questions without joy.

What do you try next?

Ask them if the like Isaac Asmiov.*

Why?

Because as Mary Reid writes over on Lib Dem Voice:

YouGov has the hard evidence for something that a lot of us have suspected for a long time – that “There is a strange correlation between supporting the Liberal Democrats and being a fan of Science Fiction“.

 

* For younger voters try John Scalzi. For older voters try Alfred Bester. 

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