Written by j.w.
Rating:
Share/Bookmark
Print this

Saturday, 2 March 2013

image for Shock for Non Voters
Non Voter Jim Snout

A worrying trend for non voters emerged at the Eastleigh by election when 53% of the electorate voted. Out political correspondent tried to find a non voter representative but there appeared to be only one spokesman available.

Jim Snout, a veteran non voter said he had called a meeting but no one came. 'I'm worried' he said 'this marks a disturbing confidence in the political parties which is quite unjustified.'

He was asked if he could not find a candidate to vote for among the candidates for Loony Tunes or Ending Life on Earth but he dismissed them as unworthy of consideration. 'They will never get in so why bother' he said.

Snout mentioned his former wife as a non voter but he didn't know where she was. Checking passers by in the constituency I could only find people barricading their houses against the 'immigrant invasion' of 'millions of people who want to get benefits'.

A by election with a majority voting is almost unknown. Snout mourned the day but recalled the brilliant day when 95% had not voted for a Police Commissioner. 'That was a tremendous show of solidarity' he asserted.

Make j.w.'s day - give this story five thumbs-up (there's no need to register, the thumbs are just down there!)

The story above is a satire or parody. It is entirely fictitious.

Do you dream of being a comedy news writer? Click here to be a writer!


More by this writer

View Story
View Story
View Story
View Story
View Story
View Story

Share/Bookmark

Mailing List

Get Spoof News in your email inbox!

Email:

What's 5 plus 2?

1 7 19 11
31 readers are online right now!

Go to top

We use cookies to give you the best experience on our website, this includes cookies from third party websites and advertisers.

Continue ? Find out more