The British election: Your 10 point guide to the lighter side

It’s all been pretty heavy going in terms of the British election so here’s ten election related stories that we're sure will lift your spirits and prove there's only one thing more important than politics ... comedy.

1. Nigel Farage and Al Murray’s faces tell the story of Thanet South

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2. If the UK election map looks familiar we know why

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3. What do British celebs think about the General Election results?

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4. Nigel Farage quits as Ukip leader: See his career told in pictures with his mouth open

The British election: Your 10 point guide to the lighter side

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5. People on Twitter are despairing over ’another 5’ years of Tory rule in Britain

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6.  David Cameron's victory speech with the Wolf of Wall Street

The British election: Your 10 point guide to the lighter side

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7. Nick Clegg’s career as Liberal Democrat leader summed up in 23 photos and a video

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8. Ed Miliband’s career summed up in 16 pictures

The British election: Your 10 point guide to the lighter side

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9. British Shadow Chancellor Ed Balls loses his seat and all of Twitter makes the same joke(s)

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10. People are not impressed by David Cameron’s Obama-inspired victory photo

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