… was putting two boxes on the ballot paper. One for "yes" and one for "no". Apparently, there should have been just one box -- vote Yes. Any other result is, in some unexplained way, illegitimate.
The result must be scrubbed, the electorate must be made feel guilty, threatened and bullied. Eventually, they may understand that in our Brave New Europe, the box that says "no" is merely for cosmetic purposes."
A trenchant commentary from Gene Kerrigan in The Irish Independent.