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Fridays Child Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Nov-29-06 04:58 PM
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2. Let me be the first to recommend this post.
Edited on Wed Nov-29-06 04:59 PM by Fridays Child
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Edited to add that Nancy Pelosi and the Dems had better jump all over this.
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  -BREAKING: NATIONAL STANDARDS INSTITUTE RECOMMENDS SCRAPPING TOUCH-SCREEN VOTING SYSTEMS! BradBlog  Nov-29-06 04:55 PM   #0 
  - Can we have a big party  DoYouEverWonder   Nov-29-06 04:56 PM   #1 
  - na.. lets use them as skeet shoot targets  don954   Nov-29-06 06:18 PM   #29 
  - NIST not recommending decertification of DRES  WillYourVoteBCounted   Nov-29-06 09:33 PM   #63 
  - Let me be the first to recommend this post.  Fridays Child   Nov-29-06 04:58 PM   #2 
  - What a relief. This can only get better from here.  blm   Nov-29-06 04:58 PM   #3 
  - hallelujah  proud patriot   Nov-29-06 05:01 PM   #4 
  - I worked on election day 2006 in Columbus, OH  Botany   Nov-29-06 05:02 PM   #5 
  - Hey Botany:  mod mom   Nov-29-06 05:07 PM   #11 
     - Kilroy's people & lawyer are very aware of the 30 machines.  Botany   Nov-29-06 05:25 PM   #18 
        - Didn't you love how the Disgrace just placed it in the middle of the  mod mom   Nov-29-06 08:57 PM   #58 
        - Is this race settled?  Boxturtle   Nov-30-06 06:00 AM   #82 
           - Pryce's margin of victory is 1,000 votes (down from 3000)  Botany   Nov-30-06 07:19 AM   #85 
  - Please add:  partylessinOhio   Nov-29-06 05:05 PM   #6 
  - YES!!!! THANK YOU, ALL OF YOU WHO DID THIS FOR US!  coffeenap   Nov-29-06 05:06 PM   #7 
  - They are just a bunch of conspiracy crackpots!  eliphaslevi   Nov-29-06 05:07 PM   #8 
  - They're finally realizing what is obvious. Hooray!!! n/t  cui bono   Nov-29-06 05:07 PM   #9 
  - The NIST paper also noted that, "potentially, a single programmer could 'rig' a major election."  JudyM   Nov-29-06 05:07 PM   #10 
  - How do you know it's a "slight tinge of blue"?  Stevepol   Nov-29-06 06:54 PM   #37 
     - George Allen didn't call for a Recount because  femrap   Nov-29-06 08:18 PM   #49 
     - No way to recount Virginia, its 70% paperless  WillYourVoteBCounted   Nov-29-06 09:41 PM   #65 
     - I hope you're right though the pre and post polls were close, as well. n/t  JudyM   Nov-29-06 09:39 PM   #64 
  - About NIST's role in the election system in the U.S.  emlev   Nov-29-06 05:09 PM   #12 
  - ...Breaks into "Hallelujah Chorus" and "Ode to Joy"...  Hekate   Nov-29-06 05:10 PM   #13 
  - Wonderful!!! n/t  AzDar   Nov-29-06 05:14 PM   #14 
  - Kick and Recommend  BlueCollar   Nov-29-06 05:18 PM   #15 
  - Those guys at NIST need to take their tinfoil hats off!!!  Pawel K   Nov-29-06 05:18 PM   #16 
  - Those guys at NIST need to stay off small planes  DBoon   Nov-29-06 09:15 PM   #59 
     - NIST recommending paperless verification systems  WillYourVoteBCounted   Nov-29-06 09:43 PM   #66 
  - yesyesyesyesyesyes! n/t  Digit   Nov-29-06 05:21 PM   #17 
  - wwwoooohhhooooooo! but  mopinko   Nov-29-06 05:35 PM   #19 
  - You mean Republican-owned voting machines with secret Republican codes...  KansDem   Nov-29-06 05:37 PM   #20 
  - Halla - FUCKIN' - lujah!  IndyOp   Nov-29-06 05:40 PM   #21 
  - Can someone explain this?  Old and In the Way   Nov-29-06 05:42 PM   #22 
  - I think this great piece will answer your questions.  emlev   Nov-29-06 05:50 PM   #23 
  - In Nov 2000 I voted in Hawaii we used a machine that showed the options you selected then it printed  sce56   Nov-30-06 12:06 AM   #74 
  - Read the full article...  BradBlog   Nov-29-06 05:52 PM   #24 
  - Yay Brad! Take a bow, sir! When are you going to run for  petgoat   Nov-29-06 05:57 PM   #26 
     - run for the hills? :-)  BradBlog   Nov-30-06 12:02 AM   #73 
  - Here is a link to the actual NIST white paper (draft version):  Make7   Nov-29-06 06:42 PM   #33 
  - You ask too many questions. See post #57.  Bill Bored   Nov-29-06 08:19 PM   #50 
  - County by county, polling place by polling place....  suston96   Nov-29-06 05:52 PM   #25 
  - Thank you!!!!  Deb   Nov-29-06 06:01 PM   #27 
  - PARTY!!!!!!!!!!!!  babsbunny   Nov-29-06 06:04 PM   #28 
  - Recommended #60  Benhurst   Nov-29-06 06:19 PM   #30 
  - Fabulous!  mom cat   Nov-29-06 06:29 PM   #31 
  - We should adopt Vote-by-mail, as in Oregon.  phiddle   Nov-29-06 06:40 PM   #32 
  - good luck, heres VBM in Colorado  WillYourVoteBCounted   Nov-30-06 02:26 AM   #77 
  - Damn Right!!  lpbk2713   Nov-29-06 06:44 PM   #34 
  - Unfortunately, I think the next headline we can expect to see is:  kestrel91316   Nov-29-06 06:45 PM   #35 
  - hammers are a good way to vote  sweetheart   Nov-29-06 06:47 PM   #36 
  - Now this makes my day. Wow...this is incredibly good news.  livvy   Nov-29-06 07:06 PM   #38 
  - THANKS BRAD!!!  BadGimp   Nov-29-06 07:20 PM   #39 
  - This is wonderful!  annabanana   Nov-29-06 07:23 PM   #40 
  - Oh hell yeah!  lonestarnot   Nov-29-06 07:29 PM   #41 
  - WOO-HOO!!!  nicknameless   Nov-29-06 07:39 PM   #42 
  - This is amazing news  SharonRB   Nov-29-06 07:46 PM   #43 
  - OMG.......be still my heart!  Hepburn   Nov-29-06 07:52 PM   #44 
  - Nice try but this won't affect an election until at least 2009. nt  Bill Bored   Nov-29-06 08:01 PM   #45 
  - K&R Hand Counted Paper Ballots NOW!  In Truth We Trust   Nov-29-06 08:09 PM   #46 
  - It's about time...  RestoreGore   Nov-29-06 08:09 PM   #47 
  - thank you brad!  freedomfries   Nov-29-06 08:11 PM   #48 
  - Thank you Brad and everyone else who worked so hard  Greybnk48   Nov-29-06 08:20 PM   #51 
  - Rig and election? Go figure. kick  buddysmellgood   Nov-29-06 08:30 PM   #52 
  - OF COURSE! Democrats have the upper hand so ...  Kablooie   Nov-29-06 08:40 PM   #53 
  - Woot! 100th rec! n/t  hootinholler   Nov-29-06 08:47 PM   #54 
  - Ha! It was you!  bleever   Nov-29-06 08:48 PM   #56 
  - I wanted to be the 100th rec., but somebody tied with me.  bleever   Nov-29-06 08:47 PM   #55 
  - Musta been us then...  hootinholler   Nov-29-06 09:32 PM   #62 
     - I've been getting better,  bleever   Nov-29-06 11:50 PM   #71 
  - Sorry, no ban on touch screens. Read the paper!  Bill Bored   Nov-29-06 08:49 PM   #57 
  - Thanks Bill!  Old and In the Way   Nov-29-06 11:25 PM   #67 
  - Old and In the Way...Here's what you need to know...  BradBlog   Nov-29-06 11:56 PM   #72 
  - Thanks...I checked your links out.  Old and In the Way   Nov-30-06 01:20 AM   #76 
  - VVPATs in their present form definitely suck  slackmaster   Nov-30-06 02:06 PM   #94 
  - it would allow completely paperless systems  WillYourVoteBCounted   Nov-30-06 02:30 AM   #78 
  - I was just pointing out that the software-independence requirement  Bill Bored   Nov-30-06 03:18 AM   #79 
     - Next issue...printer runs out of ink  Old and In the Way   Nov-30-06 01:22 PM   #90 
  - Oh, Bill...Why so doubtful? ;-)  BradBlog   Nov-29-06 11:46 PM   #70 
  - It's a positive development, but all the old stuff will be grandfathered absent legislation.  Bill Bored   Nov-30-06 03:23 AM   #80 
  - Thanks Bill, I'm glad I read the actual paper before responding  slackmaster   Nov-30-06 01:57 PM   #93 
  - Remind me again why we are all a bunch of tinfoil hat loons?  Warren Stupidity   Nov-29-06 09:16 PM   #60 
  - Conspiracy theories, don't ya know..... People need some sense  petgoat   Nov-29-06 11:30 PM   #68 
  - THERE IS A GOD!!!  AtLiberty   Nov-29-06 09:26 PM   #61 
  - Glad to hear it.  Vidar   Nov-29-06 11:31 PM   #69 
  - What Great News, Brad!  rumpel   Nov-30-06 12:15 AM   #75 
  - Graphic displays of Diebold's reaction to the story:  krispos42   Nov-30-06 05:46 AM   #81 
  - yeeee-haaaaaa!!!  NotGivingUp   Nov-30-06 06:38 AM   #83 
  - Great, paper ballots and supervised counting at each precinct  whistle   Nov-30-06 06:52 AM   #84 
  - YAHOOOOOOO!!!!!!!  NoSheep   Nov-30-06 08:39 AM   #86 
  - HOORAY & HALLELUJAH!!!  KAT119   Nov-30-06 11:00 AM   #87 
  - Honestly, did it really take a federal agency to figure this out?  nolabels   Nov-30-06 12:26 PM   #88 
  - Why not just have a law banning secrete proprietary software for federal elections?  oc2002   Nov-30-06 12:48 PM   #89 
  - It serves those crooked companies just right. They lost a lot of  MasonJar   Nov-30-06 01:35 PM   #91 
  - You don't have to be an MIT grad to figure out that evoting  Zorra   Nov-30-06 01:38 PM   #92 
  - Best news of the year  sonias   Nov-30-06 04:46 PM   #95 
 

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