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86. This has been known for almost ten years
After the 2002 election, when Max Cleland was Diebolded out of the Senate, I asked my brother, who does
high tech stuff for the Defense Department, how easy it would be to manipulate the results of these
voter-counting machines. He said--and this is NINE YEARS AGO, mind you--that if you give him a laptop
and a cell phone, and he can make any electronic vote-counting machine spew out any result he wants it to.

Just remember the 2004 "election," when Bush "won" Ohio, contrary to all pre-election polls and exit polls.
EVERY HARD DRIVE BUT ONE in Ohio was collected by its manufacturer, who reported the "result," and then
erased the hard drive (private property, doncha know). One--exactly one--of these machines did get a thorough
forensic examination. In a precinct with about 600 registered voters, it gave Bush 3000 votes. The Ohio
Republicans called it a "glitch," reduced Bush's margin of victory by 2500 votes, and said done deal, no
need to examine ANY of the other machines.

These machines are ALL made by Republican-connected companies. How many elections where the Republicans
were expected to win were instead won in a surprise upset by the Democrat where these machines were used?

Zero.

How many elections where the Democrats were expected to win were won in a surprise upset by the Republican?
Dozens! Right on up to the House of Representatives, the Senate and the White House.

The Republicans are the ultimate Stalinists, forget their "anti-communist" public fetishes. As Stalin stated
so accurately almost a century ago: "Those who cast the votes decide nothing. Those who count the votes decide
everything."

After the midterms of 2002, Ohio 2004, on up to the most recent debacles in Wisconsin, is there
anyone out there who thinks Stalin got it wrong?
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