The Spinners and the proMedia Pundits who are their wilfully ignorant Tops are quickly turning this 'strategic voting is bad for progressives' business into conventional wisdom.
I have crunched the numbers and, for British Columbia at least, this is pure codswallop.
In fact it is quite the opposite.
I'll be back with a full, evidence-based and numbers-filled report soon (sorry, I'm doing in the lunch hour rush of a busy science-geek day with the gradual students). However, I did do a quick narrative analysis in the comments to a David Beer's post over at The Tyee here.
Hey! .....Speaking of science-geeks and smart kids, check this out!