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  -Some early W.Va. voters angry over switched votes faygokid  Oct-18-08 09:59 AM   #0 
  - So what did she finally do about it?  goclark   Oct-18-08 10:04 AM   #1 
  - or there were no paper ballots available.  xxqqqzme   Oct-18-08 01:00 PM   #111 
     - Great idea!  goclark   Oct-18-08 01:40 PM   #122 
     - Paper ballots..  djp2   Oct-18-08 02:30 PM   #132 
        - We have to demand paper ballots and discourage early voting  annunakigohome   Oct-18-08 05:19 PM   #166 
           - The issue the becomes this; Will Virginia Matheney and Calvin Thomas attempt to vote on Nov 4rth ?  ohio2007   Oct-18-08 08:21 PM   #178 
           - the positives of early voting  marions ghost   Oct-19-08 08:57 AM   #204 
  - If tihs happens to me here in WV, I may go to jail for causing a disturbance.  skypuddle   Oct-18-08 10:04 AM   #2 
  - This is one thing I would willingly go to jail for  MaineDem   Oct-18-08 10:15 AM   #15 
  - DUer galloglas will give you moral support  proud2Blib   Oct-18-08 11:34 AM   #72 
  - TAKE PHOTOGRAPHS AND VIDEO!!!  felinetta   Oct-18-08 01:11 PM   #115 
  - In CO, electronic devices are not allowed to be used in the polling place.  CrispyQGirl   Oct-18-08 02:58 PM   #138 
  - Thats because the machines are wide open to hacking from a simple cell phone..  Grinchie   Oct-18-08 03:37 PM   #146 
  - exactly right  jules1962   Oct-19-08 01:48 AM   #198 
  - TAKE PHOTOGRAPHS AND VIDEO!!!  felinetta   Oct-18-08 01:12 PM   #116 
  - They only had eight years to come up with a an accurate voting machine.  gateley   Oct-18-08 10:04 AM   #3 
  - There isn't any such thing, and never will be.  lapfog_1   Oct-18-08 10:10 AM   #10 
  - Well, it IS doable  kgfnally   Oct-18-08 11:00 AM   #46 
  - Sorry, There isn't an "open source"  lapfog_1   Oct-18-08 11:17 AM   #61 
  - Diebold makes bank machines that count accurately because the banks demand that.  yardwork   Oct-18-08 11:38 AM   #74 
  - Sure, machines that aren't falsely programmed,  lapfog_1   Oct-18-08 02:06 PM   #126 
  - That's because it is in the bank's interest to count accurately  MindMatter   Oct-18-08 05:29 PM   #167 
     - YES  marions ghost   Oct-19-08 10:03 AM   #206 
  - Receipt!! Inconceivable!  Grinchie   Oct-18-08 03:48 PM   #148 
  - I have a a low-tech solution.  gateley   Oct-18-08 12:36 PM   #102 
  - I don't like it.  Jackpine Radical   Oct-18-08 12:46 PM   #107 
  - If you are afraid to let others know how you voted  Grinchie   Oct-18-08 03:51 PM   #149 
     - "you obviously are living in fear"  awoke_in_2003   Oct-18-08 05:11 PM   #164 
     - fine  ldf   Oct-18-08 06:23 PM   #173 
     - I was't whining...  awoke_in_2003   Oct-18-08 06:36 PM   #174 
     - Nonsense. The founding principle was the vote - period. Nothing  NCevilDUer   Oct-18-08 10:40 PM   #186 
     - Let the vote selling begin!  ret5hd   Oct-18-08 07:44 PM   #177 
     - Tell that to the people of Zimbabwe who were not allowed to vote their conscience for 30 years  ohio2007   Oct-18-08 08:34 PM   #180 
  - THIS I like. Carbon is old-school but surely  demokatgurrl   Oct-18-08 01:09 PM   #114 
  - You're right -- I meant carbonless. The goal being an exact duplicate, complete  gateley   Oct-18-08 02:31 PM   #133 
  - You combine that with transparent counting at the precinct level and we have a deal!  Doremus   Oct-18-08 02:37 PM   #136 
  - I would change one thing...  awoke_in_2003   Oct-18-08 05:10 PM   #163 
  - This is the place!  no1dolo   Oct-18-08 01:34 PM   #121 
     - They used a punch paper/card system.  lapfog_1   Oct-18-08 02:04 PM   #125 
        - It's not voter fraud, it's election fraud ...  aggiesal   Oct-18-08 02:20 PM   #128 
  - Repuke county clerk blames the voters. Of course.  faygokid   Oct-18-08 10:12 AM   #11 
     - I wonder what happened to the votes when they recalibrated the machines?  yardwork   Oct-18-08 11:38 AM   #76 
     - Because if You Touch the Machine ANYWHERE ELSE it Votes Republican  AndyTiedye   Oct-18-08 12:22 PM   #100 
     - Oh, but the Repugs are the *populist* party, don'cha know?  last_texas_dem   Oct-18-08 04:55 PM   #160 
  - K&R n/t  emulatorloo   Oct-18-08 10:04 AM   #4 
  - Oh, fuck.  Walter Sobchak   Oct-18-08 10:05 AM   #5 
  - We can work on it  Heather MC   Oct-18-08 12:13 PM   #95 
  - Waybright blamed the problem on voters.  varelse   Oct-18-08 10:07 AM   #6 
  - "recalibrate"  formercia   Oct-18-08 10:08 AM   #7 
  - That sounds like an on-the-fly software change, eh?  bemildred   Oct-18-08 10:12 AM   #12 
     - Don't know if this in the political vids, but  Delphinus   Oct-18-08 10:45 AM   #37 
     - There are such things as Thermal Drift  Grinchie   Oct-18-08 04:11 PM   #154 
     - Elections using receipts will be influenced by vote buying, so Electronic Voting machines are out.nt  w4rma   Oct-18-08 09:15 PM   #183 
     - "these machines have too many analog adjustment mechanisms"  awoke_in_2003   Oct-18-08 05:17 PM   #165 
  - Ass Wipes  tazkcmo   Oct-18-08 10:09 AM   #8 
  - Most of them? What a half-a answer. All votes must be correct!  The Wielding Truth   Oct-18-08 11:22 AM   #64 
  - calibration nonsense  cvoogt   Oct-18-08 10:09 AM   #9 
  - There sure is something to calibrate.  Wilms   Oct-18-08 10:14 AM   #14 
  - Ack!  Wilms   Oct-18-08 06:16 PM   #171 
  - touch screens do need to be calibrated  onlyadream   Oct-18-08 10:41 AM   #31 
  - Calibration is an easily abusable feature.  backscatter712   Oct-18-08 12:16 PM   #96 
  - The machines appear to be programmed to switch Democratic votes to Republicans.  yardwork   Oct-18-08 11:41 AM   #77 
  - Noooooo! This cannot be happening!  greenmutha   Oct-18-08 10:12 AM   #13 
  - that was funny  NJCher   Oct-18-08 02:22 PM   #129 
  - DUers!!!! PLEASE tell your family and friends and everyone you talk to  CitizenPatriot   Oct-18-08 10:17 AM   #16 
  - Yes  psomniferum   Oct-18-08 11:01 AM   #47 
  - PLEASE make your post an OP. This is up to us. Thanks!  helderheid   Oct-18-08 11:28 AM   #69 
  - I am so angry with BOTH  RazBerryBeret   Oct-18-08 10:20 AM   #17 
  - vote absentee NOW  Neo   Oct-18-08 10:27 AM   #21 
  - Well, some people tried  kdmorris   Oct-18-08 11:45 AM   #78 
     - We have the same type of ballot where I vote in California  ekwhite   Oct-18-08 03:30 PM   #142 
  - This is a remarkable story considering the area it's located in  Sydnie   Oct-18-08 10:23 AM   #18 
  - The nightmare begins all over again. K&R nt  snappyturtle   Oct-18-08 10:25 AM   #19 
  - Funny how I've never had an ATM deliver $1,000 to me while registering it as $10  MetaTrope   Oct-18-08 10:25 AM   #20 
  - Ya, funny huh? . n/t.  progressoid   Oct-18-08 11:05 AM   #53 
  - That has happened  eridani   Oct-19-08 01:43 AM   #195 
  - too bad dems did nothing to fix this problem in the last 2 years eh? nt  msongs   Oct-18-08 10:28 AM   #22 
  - Too bad Jennifer Brunner..  stillcool47   Oct-18-08 10:39 AM   #30 
  - I've had similar problems with ATMs really, not chosing the right account....  volatileblob   Oct-18-08 10:29 AM   #23 
  - Vote flipping is not a conspiracy..  stillcool47   Oct-18-08 10:57 AM   #43 
  - www.votefraud.org  panzerfaust   Oct-19-08 07:44 AM   #201 
  - Maybe we shouldn't have touch screen voting, period.  yardwork   Oct-18-08 11:46 AM   #79 
     - Yes, it can be hacked.  mantis49   Oct-18-08 12:13 PM   #94 
     - "Hacking Democracy" nt  amyrose2712   Oct-18-08 12:21 PM   #99 
     - Sure, it can be hacked  ekwhite   Oct-18-08 03:36 PM   #145 
     - It can be hacked. That's why there should be manadatory audits  eridani   Oct-19-08 01:44 AM   #196 
        - yes  marions ghost   Oct-19-08 10:12 AM   #207 
  - If it happens to you and you have a video capable cell phone, RECORD IT.  dkofos   Oct-18-08 10:29 AM   #24 
  - And get jailed for bringing a cell phone to a polling both. Don't be flippant.  w4rma   Oct-18-08 09:20 PM   #184 
  - Funny, that never happens with ATM's  aasleka   Oct-18-08 10:30 AM   #25 
  - yeah really, not even diebold ones. n/t  iamthebandfanman   Oct-18-08 11:08 AM   #55 
  - Where I live in Wisconsin we use optical scan, connect the line by the candidate's name on ballots.  elocs   Oct-18-08 10:34 AM   #26 
  - In Illinois, at least in the county where I vote,  rebel with a cause   Oct-18-08 11:21 AM   #63 
  - The beauty of optical scans is that the paper ballot is retained and can be hand-counted later.  yardwork   Oct-18-08 11:49 AM   #81 
     - That's why I feel good about optical scan. There's a paper trail. nt  mycritters2   Oct-18-08 01:17 PM   #120 
        - We test our laboratory scales with standard weights every single morning  eridani   Oct-19-08 01:46 AM   #197 
  - Favorite quote.  stillcool47   Oct-18-08 10:35 AM   #27 
  - Yeah "most", the others just count all the votes for the republicans. n/t  progressivebydesign   Oct-18-08 10:45 AM   #36 
  - "Most voting machines in most counties...." That is utterly surreal!  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Oct-18-08 11:38 AM   #75 
  - Most voting machines in most counties do work properly, Bailey added  AlbertCat   Oct-18-08 12:38 PM   #104 
  - This is clear and un-refutable evidence of vote tampering and all  whistle   Oct-18-08 10:35 AM   #28 
  - And New York State is in trouble with the Feds for not replacing  hedgehog   Oct-18-08 10:36 AM   #29 
  - I didn't hear that. Did we stop the machines from coming in?  shadowknows69   Oct-18-08 10:48 AM   #39 
     - I'm not sure if we stopped the machines from coming in so much as it  hedgehog   Oct-18-08 10:55 AM   #41 
     - "Voting Machines Cant Meet NY Standards in Time for 2009"  hedgehog   Oct-18-08 10:59 AM   #44 
        - Cool, thanks HH  shadowknows69   Oct-18-08 11:08 AM   #54 
  - "Miscalibrated"? Yeah, that's the ticket.  aquart   Oct-18-08 10:41 AM   #32 
  - Does that even mean anything?  psomniferum   Oct-18-08 11:03 AM   #49 
  - Isn't it amazing  droidamus2   Oct-18-08 10:42 AM   #33 
  - We need to scrap ALL the machines and go back to paper ballot.  Frustratedlady   Oct-18-08 10:43 AM   #34 
  - Oh fuck. Here we go again! Why is it ALWAYS a mistake in the REPUBS favor???  progressivebydesign   Oct-18-08 10:44 AM   #35 
  - Because it's no "mistake," and never has been. This is what they have in store for us.  faygokid   Oct-18-08 11:03 AM   #51 
  - And The MSM Will Say It Was Due to the "Bradley Effect"  AndyTiedye   Oct-18-08 12:19 PM   #98 
     - That's what I thought when I saw the articles on the "Bradley Effect"  ekwhite   Oct-18-08 03:41 PM   #147 
  - You never hear ANY problems with people voting the other way.  New_England_Patriot   Oct-18-08 11:14 AM   #58 
  - It's Deliberately Flipping votes for the Republican Party  fascisthunter   Oct-18-08 01:16 PM   #118 
  - stop blaming the dems for this crap  CitizenPatriot   Oct-18-08 10:48 AM   #38 
  - Our machines here in MN are touch screen but they give you a paper  jwirr   Oct-18-08 11:16 AM   #60 
  - I haven't either -- of course, anything is possible  CitizenPatriot   Oct-18-08 11:25 AM   #65 
  - Don't alibi them - the Dems are in it up to their necks  bean fidhleir   Oct-18-08 12:10 PM   #92 
     - OK, like what?  CitizenPatriot   Oct-18-08 12:45 PM   #106 
        - Sorry if I've misinterpreted, but it looks a lot like you're alibi-ing them  bean fidhleir   Oct-18-08 02:02 PM   #123 
           - with what majority? the house?  CitizenPatriot   Oct-18-08 03:33 PM   #144 
  - If the motherfuckers steal this one, a word to all cowards: Get the fuck under your bed!  lonestarnot   Oct-18-08 10:49 AM   #40 
  - The only way McCain can win is by stealing the election  IndianaGreen   Oct-18-08 10:56 AM   #42 
  - FILM it if you can!  kansasblue   Oct-18-08 11:00 AM   #45 
  - Here's how we do it in New York:  hedgehog   Oct-18-08 11:02 AM   #48 
  - For the first time I voted on a machine  furgee   Oct-18-08 11:03 AM   #50 
  - The use of Voter Verified Paper ballot's..  stillcool47   Oct-18-08 11:10 AM   #57 
  - Illinois is one of them that has to be verified (paper back up)  rebel with a cause   Oct-18-08 11:37 AM   #73 
  - Touch screen machines have a paper back-up system here in WEST VIRGINIA too . . .  Petrushka   Oct-19-08 01:15 AM   #194 
  - why states use touch screens is beyond me  iamthebandfanman   Oct-18-08 11:03 AM   #52 
  - Republican states and Republican counties use touch screens for one reason.  yardwork   Oct-18-08 11:51 AM   #84 
     - Bingo. nt  quiet.american   Oct-18-08 04:58 PM   #161 
  - repeat performance  OregonProg   Oct-18-08 11:10 AM   #56 
  - Why doesn't it flip republican to democrat then. Why only dem to republican???  bjobotts   Oct-18-08 11:15 AM   #59 
  - because they can be programmed to flip from Dem to Rep  CitizenPatriot   Oct-18-08 11:30 AM   #70 
  - Is anyone sending this info to Obama headquarters?  Mari333   Oct-18-08 11:17 AM   #62 
  - let's do it right now!! n/t  dana_b   Oct-18-08 11:53 AM   #88 
  - Myself and quite a few others...  WyldRogue   Oct-18-08 11:26 AM   #66 
  - I predict a close election  Baby Snooks   Oct-18-08 11:26 AM   #67 
  - Why do these glitches always favor Repukes???  AllyCat   Oct-18-08 11:28 AM   #68 
  - This happened to my husband in the Primary in NJ.  phillysuse   Oct-18-08 11:34 AM   #71 
  - Can you imagine what would happen  Mz Pip   Oct-18-08 11:48 AM   #80 
  - Pen and paper ballots, hand-counted at the precinct, under public observation, totals posted on door  seafan   Oct-18-08 11:50 AM   #82 
  - If you're voting on Ohio  lizziegrace   Oct-18-08 11:51 AM   #83 
  - People need to start bringing vidoe cameras with them when they go to vote. My god, how screwed up  IsItJustMe   Oct-18-08 11:51 AM   #85 
  - This is the real vote theft. Acorn is the distraction.  yardwork   Oct-18-08 11:52 AM   #86 
  - so this is how McCain will "squeak out" his win...  dana_b   Oct-18-08 11:53 AM   #87 
  - Paper ballots  mayahbird   Oct-18-08 11:54 AM   #89 
  - how many fucking times is it going to be "news" when this happens?  toadzilla   Oct-18-08 11:54 AM   #90 
  - This story needs to get out there!  mantis49   Oct-18-08 12:09 PM   #91 
  - Hey thats how Bush won  Lifetimedem   Oct-18-08 12:11 PM   #93 
  - To hell with those machines!  Jesuswasntafascist   Oct-18-08 12:16 PM   #97 
  - What's bizarre is, if they're going to flip the vote you'd figure they wouldn't display it onscreen  MetaTrope   Oct-18-08 12:27 PM   #101 
  - Why aren't these things in ashes, think "08 T party"  bagrman   Oct-18-08 12:37 PM   #103 
  - West Virginia  laughingwaters   Oct-18-08 12:43 PM   #105 
  - Just to point out the obvious:  sofa king   Oct-18-08 12:46 PM   #108 
  - Nope, ya got it wrong.  Enthusiast   Oct-19-08 12:08 AM   #192 
  - Why the fuck can't we just use paper ballots?  jimlup   Oct-18-08 12:58 PM   #109 
  - I'm sorry but I gotta say it...  Chimpys_Last_Stand   Oct-18-08 12:58 PM   #110 
  - I was gonna say the same.  offog   Oct-18-08 04:04 PM   #152 
  - Not all the time you don't  eridani   Oct-19-08 02:03 AM   #199 
  - Everyone needs to have this phone number when they go  tsegat01   Oct-18-08 01:01 PM   #112 
  - Same shit. Different election!  BrklynLiberal   Oct-18-08 01:09 PM   #113 
  - This is ELECTION FRAUD!  fascisthunter   Oct-18-08 01:15 PM   #117 
  - They are setting us up. I hope people don't turn violent...  redqueen   Oct-18-08 01:17 PM   #119 
  - And for good cause!  lonestarnot   Oct-18-08 02:03 PM   #124 
  - lonestarnot, I have one thing to say andf I will repeat this at the  Fire1   Oct-18-08 06:04 PM   #170 
  - If this election is stolen, expect to see blood in the streets  ekwhite   Oct-18-08 04:01 PM   #150 
     - It will be our blood, unfortunately.  Enthusiast   Oct-19-08 12:14 AM   #193 
  - Here's a question I NEED answered...  Liberalatus   Oct-18-08 02:17 PM   #127 
  - Yes, in Craven Co NC vote for Bush switched to Kerry  WillYourVoteBCounted   Oct-18-08 02:31 PM   #134 
  - Homer Simpson had the same problem:  Lorien   Oct-18-08 02:25 PM   #130 
  - Thanks  PolyD   Oct-18-08 02:29 PM   #131 
  - Isn't it amazing how this always happens to DEMOCRATS only...  TankLV   Oct-18-08 02:32 PM   #135 
  - I just wrote the WV Governor  O.M.B.inOhio   Oct-18-08 02:55 PM   #137 
  - This happened to me in Dallas in 2002  desktop   Oct-18-08 03:00 PM   #139 
  - One possible algorithm for cheating  Lydia Leftcoast   Oct-18-08 03:03 PM   #140 
  - join the modern world USA  LiberalLovinLug   Oct-18-08 03:20 PM   #141 
  - Sorry, but that system is NOT incorruptible  ekwhite   Oct-18-08 04:08 PM   #153 
  - What if people accidentally bumped into these machines while voting,  Zorra   Oct-18-08 03:30 PM   #143 
  - Ms. Bailey, (my message to Ms. Bailey)  bkkyosemite   Oct-18-08 04:03 PM   #151 
  - Who controls the state of West Virginia? Isn't it that mine owner that had a major accident out west  LiberalFighter   Oct-18-08 04:22 PM   #155 
  - If this election is stolen again  The Brethren   Oct-18-08 04:26 PM   #156 
  - Too bad the dems love them diebold machines  mdmc   Oct-18-08 04:36 PM   #157 
  - It does appear  elleng   Oct-18-08 06:21 PM   #172 
     - yup  mdmc   Oct-18-08 10:11 PM   #185 
  - K&R. (nt)  Kurovski   Oct-18-08 04:43 PM   #158 
  - I wonder why...  last_texas_dem   Oct-18-08 04:44 PM   #159 
  - Uh oh. Here we go again.  SharonRB   Oct-18-08 05:10 PM   #162 
  - SOMETHING EASY TO DO (even from afar) that could help:  emlev   Oct-18-08 05:38 PM   #168 
  - Pay no attention to the mounting evidence of another stolen election. nt  Pooka Fey   Oct-18-08 05:42 PM   #169 
  - I hope that these people called the Obama campaign and the local media  kaygore   Oct-18-08 07:28 PM   #175 
  - Virginia Matheney and Calvin Thomas may speak out again if on Nov 4rth they say  ohio2007   Oct-18-08 08:31 PM   #179 
  - We must video our votes!!!!!!!!!  TwoSparkles   Oct-18-08 07:43 PM   #176 
  - vote rigged  Larry L. Burks   Oct-18-08 08:53 PM   #181 
  - They say it's just voters being careless, but we shouldn't  tblue37   Oct-18-08 08:57 PM   #182 
  - the same thing happened to me yesterday when I voted in wheeling  ArnoldLayne   Oct-18-08 11:30 PM   #190 
     - please be sure to report this  marions ghost   Oct-19-08 10:14 AM   #208 
  - I would have a hard time not destroying the machine...of course then I'd go to prison. Ironic...no?  buddysmellgood   Oct-18-08 10:54 PM   #187 
  - Actually I wonder if early voting isn't going to catch this problem this time.  VoodooGuru   Oct-18-08 11:03 PM   #188 
  - Help America vote, indeed  nolabels   Oct-18-08 11:10 PM   #189 
  - And, somehow, this isn't newsworthy?  Enthusiast   Oct-18-08 11:51 PM   #191 
  - Those who cast the votes decide nothing ...  panzerfaust   Oct-19-08 07:33 AM   #200 
  - Stalin did say that.  ohio2007   Oct-19-08 08:55 AM   #203 
  - Touchscreens Are In Widespread Use  DallasNE   Oct-19-08 08:23 AM   #202 
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