Originally Posted by Speed Daemon
That's interesting. Here in the US it's the exact opposite. Here every group is pretty far right of center. The Democratic Party as a whole is center to right, and the Republican Party is very far to the right. No major organization represents the true center or anything left of center.
Unfortunately, the poster you quoted doesn't know what they are on about. The situation in the UK is not the exact opposite. Parties in the UK are more coalesced around the center, however it is ultimately a 2.5 party system which is unusual in Europe, its more like the US in this regard.