Surprisingly, after being more than 20 points behind the NDP, the B.C. Liberals did not only win another majority government, but in fact increased their majority in the provincial legislature. Pollsters had predicted with 90% and higher probability the opposite result.
It was not first election that yielded such results. The last elections in Alberta and Ontario, and even the last federal election were not very well predicted. However, what do these surprising results mean for Canadian politics in general?