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Yes, Saddam Hussein, previously had had got circa 98 % of the votes, then in his last election he improved and got 100%. No surprise both elections were rigged.I remember debating that at university and people saying it was their Iraqi culture, people can be so fool in the West.


CGP Grey has a nice video explaining why the first-past-the-post voting system usually ends up with a two-party system. As others have said it burns down to: You hurt the party you can most agree with by voting for a minority party (which doesn't get elected anyway). So you vote "strategically" for a party with a good chance of winning.

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