I took the OK Cupid Politics test (as did EiNY in this post). I wanted to see if I was more or less left-wing than he is. It seems that I am much more left wing than I imagined. I suspect it has to do with the fact that Americans call anyone with even a vague social conscience a socialist. I bet if a similar test was put together in England I’d find myself rated closer to the center.
Here are a few questions that stumped me, how I wonder, do these determine ones political persuasion?
– Eventually, a computer will write the best novel ever written.
– Most people are too stupid to know what’s best for them.
– Only literate people should be allowed to vote.
(I suppose those last two could ferret out a closet facist)
Here are my results:
| You are a
You are best described as a:
Take the test; let me know where you are on the radar. Especially you dad! If you’re a socialist I’ll laugh myself to sleep for week.