There was an argument over a spoiled ballot in W Dunbartonshire. Voter drew penis in the Remain box. Who got the vote?— Colin Mackay (@STVColin) June 24, 2016
Penis result. The vote was counted for Remain. Because it was erect it was considered a positive endorsement!— Colin Mackay (@STVColin) June 24, 2016
According to the BBC, the decision was not without precedent: In Britain’s last general election, a “phallic symbol” drawn beside the name of Tory MP Glyn Davies was ultimately counted as a vote in support of the candidate.