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ePetition Site proves Government by Wikipedia Would Definitely Work: Let’s Get Rid of The Houses of Parliament

by | 5th, August 2011

SO FAR the government’s ePetition website has proved one thing: Government by online polls would definitely work. Why pay for MPs when you can have a website with a poll widget and the wisdom of the general public? The ePetition site has shown that while a lot of people believe one thing, a lot of other people tend to believe the opposite. In the end, the two beliefs cancel each other out and leave us pretty much muddling along doing the same as before. The result would roughly maintain the status quo, but hopefully leave the nation hundreds of thousands of pounds better off by cutting out MP salaries and expenses. We could even rent the Houses of Parliament out to tourists and make some dollars.

Plus if we finally went for government by ePetition, the little things that bug us might get sorted once and for all, for example- we might finally get the cut in soft drink

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