Yes absolutely, although if the Greens had been sensible stood down too none of this would've been a problem!
if nobody had stood we wouldn't need to bother with these dang threads!
Sure we would, if no one stands the election is re-run!
“The most dangerous man to any government is the man who is able to think things out for himself, without regard to the prevailing superstitions and taboos. Almost inevitably he comes to the conclusion that the government he lives under is dishonest, insane, and intolerable.” H. L. Mencken