R: Re: CHAT (POLITICS!!!): Putting the duh in Florida
|Date:||Wednesday, November 29, 2000, 15:29|
> Roger Mills wrote:
> > Somewhere recently I heard "The Grinch who stole the Election", one ofwhose
> > memorable couplets was more or less:
> > "Now they're counting by hand--
> > Hey, that's not what Jeb planned...."
> I saw that one.
> Personally, I doubt we'll ever know who genuinely won. I mean, if the
> machines had even a .05% margin of error, that would translate into a
> 3000-vote margin, and no one's ever done any studies to figure out how
> accurate the machines are.
This is a tragicommedy!
Here on the other side of the pond votes are *always* counted manually (at
least in Italy). Nevertheless, we have the results the day after...
Luca, who's going nuts because of these elections!