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OnTheOtherHand Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Jul-20-11 11:38 AM
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96. the lesson seems to be: don't even try to figure out what you are saying
After all, the OP says,

The voting machines were rigged just enough to allow Obama to win and put a few Dems in office.


In ordinary English, that means that if the voting machines hadn't been rigged that much, Obama wouldn't have won. It's a statement that would fit in nicely at RedState. A number of people were understandably perplexed to find it here.

You may actually have meant something like, "The voting machines were rigged just little enough to allow Obama to win...." Or to put it differently, "The voting machines were rigged, but not enough to prevent Obama from winning...." Or maybe you meant something like, "The voting machines were rigged enough to deny Obama and the Democrats a landslide, while still allowing them to win."

Who knows? And why should we have to guess what you are trying to say? And when someone comes up with a perfectly plausible interpretation of what you actually said, where do you get off cursing him out?
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