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This Quiz Will Reveal Whether You Should Actually Start A New Centrist Political Party

Yes, but should you?

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This Quiz Will Reveal Whether You Should Actually Start A New Centrist Political Party

You got: Don't do it!

A new centrist political party would leave you miserable, defeated, and skint. Your centrist party would get approximately 2.7% of the national vote and you would lose your deposit in 526 seats. Your founder member of the SDP is...David Owen!

Don't do it!
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You got: Nope, bad idea!

Starting a new centrist political party would end your career and all your friendships. Your centrist party would get approximately 4.3% of the national vote and you would lose your deposit in 495 seats. Your founder member of the SDP is...Roy Jenkins!

Nope, bad idea!
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You got: Absolutely not!

Starting a new centrist political party would punish you in a way no good person deserves. Your centrist party would get approximately 7.2% of the national vote and you would lose your deposit in 304 seats. Your founder member of the SDP is...Shirley Williams!

Absolutely not!
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You got: Do not do this!

There are easier ways to spend your life than starting a new political party. Your centrist party would get approximately 0.2% of the national vote and you would lose your deposit in 650 seats. Your founder member of the SDP is...Bill Rodgers!

Do not do this!
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Jim Waterson is a politics editor for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

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