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63. USA: Working hard to become a third world country.
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  -Dirty Tricks in Pennsylvania WillYourVoteBCounted  Apr-26-08 03:23 PM   #0 
  - Fucking knew it.  anonymous171   Apr-26-08 03:25 PM   #1 
  - K&R  sfexpat2000   Apr-26-08 03:27 PM   #2 
  - will y'all help spread the word about this thread and recommend it too?  WillYourVoteBCounted   Apr-26-08 03:39 PM   #11 
     - I will send this out to my network. n/t  sfexpat2000   Apr-26-08 03:41 PM   #12 
     - I forwarded it on to some networks, doubt they'll care BUT we should try. n/t  dana_b   Apr-26-08 03:52 PM   #16 
        - I meant, to all the people on my email lists.  sfexpat2000   Apr-26-08 03:59 PM   #18 
           - God, I'm dense.  dana_b   Apr-26-08 05:56 PM   #25 
     - There are allot of avenues we can take on this...  Veilex   Apr-27-08 12:32 PM   #126 
  - God, I wish that I was surprised.  dana_b   Apr-26-08 03:27 PM   #3 
  - no emergency paper ballots either, even though the state requires them  WillYourVoteBCounted   Apr-26-08 03:37 PM   #9 
  - that's what I was wondering - hell, we can't vote if there's a power outage?  JoeIsOneOfUs   Apr-26-08 04:12 PM   #23 
  - I saw that in South Philly too.  ingin   Apr-27-08 01:30 AM   #65 
  - WHAT? Was there no news coverage of this?  gateley   Apr-26-08 10:03 PM   #44 
  - I have never, for one minute, thought that the primary results are an accurate  burythehatchet   Apr-26-08 03:27 PM   #4 
  - Agree --- the primaries are simply a way to get rid of the most liberal/progressive candidates --  defendandprotect   Apr-27-08 06:52 AM   #85 
  - RIGGED is the word I would use to describe this election and ...  maryallen   Apr-27-08 01:59 PM   #137 
  - Fuck these electronic voting machines NOW!!  48percenter   Apr-26-08 03:28 PM   #5 
  - Eddie Rendell...  WillyT   Apr-26-08 03:30 PM   #6 
  - You would think the little horns on his odious head would  truedelphi   Apr-27-08 01:44 PM   #130 
  - Fucking, Rendell  bigbrother05   Apr-26-08 03:32 PM   #7 
  - the trick with the machines - send too few, send broken ones to polling places  WillYourVoteBCounted   Apr-26-08 03:36 PM   #8 
  - You forgot, then BLAME the voters for being too stupid to vote.  sfexpat2000   Apr-26-08 03:42 PM   #13 
  - im starting to think the states  swampg8r   Apr-26-08 11:06 PM   #54 
  - Fast Eddie was BEAMING the next day and so proud  SoCalDem   Apr-26-08 03:38 PM   #10 
  - Nothing like fucking the people who made him who he is  LynneSin   Apr-27-08 08:25 AM   #92 
  - Rage against the machine.  Usrename   Apr-26-08 03:48 PM   #14 
  - my new desktop thanks  crankychatter   Apr-26-08 04:04 PM   #20 
  - I think it was broken so that no one could vote on it  WillYourVoteBCounted   Apr-26-08 04:09 PM   #22 
     - Oh I know...  crankychatter   Apr-26-08 04:24 PM   #24 
     - If that machine was intentionally broken...  Usrename   Apr-26-08 06:58 PM   #31 
        - in this case that meant turning people away from the polls  WillYourVoteBCounted   Apr-26-08 09:00 PM   #39 
           - Better that it happens in the primary then.  Usrename   Apr-26-08 09:13 PM   #41 
  - Hillary's thugs were out in force.  Cheap_Trick   Apr-26-08 03:49 PM   #15 
  - K, why don't they get like...200 machines to vote on. waiting that long is stupid  uponit7771   Apr-26-08 03:52 PM   #17 
  - kicked  crankychatter   Apr-26-08 04:00 PM   #19 
  - K&R n/t  ms liberty   Apr-26-08 04:06 PM   #21 
  - figures. Sounds sooooo familiar...  cui bono   Apr-26-08 06:42 PM   #26 
  - We want our country back  TragedyandHope   Apr-26-08 06:49 PM   #27 
  - White racist politicians suppressing black votes. That's what Hillary brings to the party.  TexasObserver   Apr-26-08 06:52 PM   #28 
  - They're mimicking  graycem   Apr-26-08 06:53 PM   #29 
  - I pretty much agree ...  BearSquirrel2   Apr-27-08 12:45 PM   #128 
  - rec 40  helderheid   Apr-26-08 06:55 PM   #30 
  - Penn is full of bigots ...verified now. G0d Damn America  L0oniX   Apr-26-08 07:34 PM   #32 
  - Every state is full of bigots -- not just Pennsylvania. nt  I Have A Dream   Apr-26-08 11:14 PM   #58 
  - Look. It's "PA", not "Penn". Nobody abbreviates OTHER states incorrectly.  WinkyDink   Apr-27-08 07:00 PM   #145 
  - Did I miss something - is anything being done about this???  polichick   Apr-26-08 07:39 PM   #33 
  - the media called the SOS who said everything was hunkie dorie  WillYourVoteBCounted   Apr-26-08 07:40 PM   #35 
     - Thanks - this is depressing beyond words...  polichick   Apr-26-08 07:42 PM   #36 
        - Be sure to include this tidbit:  gateley   Apr-26-08 10:07 PM   #45 
           - My email to Keith didn't go through - maybe his addy has changed...  polichick   Apr-27-08 07:58 AM   #90 
              - countdown@msnbc.com  helderheid   Apr-27-08 11:20 AM   #118 
  - Wow. Unsettling, to say the least.  Zhade   Apr-26-08 07:39 PM   #34 
  - One more reason why we need real and comprehensive change!  mhoran   Apr-26-08 08:16 PM   #37 
  - "whatever it takes to win" besides...  ksquire   Apr-26-08 08:49 PM   #38 
  - she was predicted to have a 5% lead not 9%  bambino   Apr-26-08 09:06 PM   #40 
  - must have been cheating  Vattel   Apr-27-08 10:17 AM   #107 
  - Deja vu...  stillcool47   Apr-26-08 09:14 PM   #42 
  - It is abundantly clear why there has been no  bbgrunt   Apr-26-08 09:17 PM   #43 
  - ok, so when are the Dems going to do something about these  windbreeze   Apr-26-08 10:14 PM   #46 
  - Being second in line at the trough is better than not being at the trough at all. --nt  CrispyQGirl   Apr-27-08 12:18 PM   #123 
  - dems is a bullshit term cuz half of them are bullshit crooks so good luck fixing anything  natrat   Apr-27-08 12:25 PM   #125 
  - Voting machines malfunctioning during election day is common.  NJSecularist   Apr-26-08 10:19 PM   #47 
  - awaiting your examples of similar incidents in rural districts  grantcart   Apr-26-08 10:21 PM   #48 
  - Don't hold your breath waiting for that. nt  rateyes   Apr-27-08 08:41 AM   #97 
  - I built and repaired computers professionally for years...  anigbrowl   Apr-26-08 10:32 PM   #49 
  - how many with  swampg8r   Apr-26-08 11:14 PM   #57 
  - The computers you work on get constantly tested in the real world  eridani   Apr-27-08 06:24 AM   #81 
  - sending broken machines to polling places, not having emergency ballots = criminal  WillYourVoteBCounted   Apr-26-08 10:59 PM   #52 
  - Verified!  ingin   Apr-27-08 01:39 AM   #66 
  - I work on serious computers. Some of them are ones that run aspects of your life.  boppers   Apr-27-08 01:56 AM   #70 
  - That is the simple evil beauty... it is always a "mistake" and people buy it.  mirrera   Apr-27-08 05:58 AM   #80 
  - It isn't just a matter of building them. It's a matter of constantly using them and testing them  eridani   Apr-27-08 06:34 AM   #83 
     - Its a bloody poll - its not exactly the interface to a Boeing 747  dbmk   Apr-27-08 10:29 AM   #112 
        - Nothing beats real world testing  eridani   Apr-27-08 07:37 PM   #146 
  - I don't believe I've ever had an ATM malfunction on me.  postulater   Apr-27-08 11:20 AM   #117 
  - many of us work on computers for a living..  frylock   Apr-27-08 11:43 AM   #120 
  - Did they find any ...  BearSquirrel2   Apr-27-08 12:47 PM   #129 
  - K&R n/t  Lugnut   Apr-26-08 10:41 PM   #50 
  - Good blessings on these  zidzi   Apr-26-08 10:43 PM   #51 
  - the pictures broke my heart - the perversion of democracy in 2008  WillYourVoteBCounted   Apr-26-08 11:00 PM   #53 
     - Mine too..may they  zidzi   Apr-26-08 11:07 PM   #55 
     - and look who is doing it  swampg8r   Apr-26-08 11:15 PM   #59 
     - I find the pictures hilarious!  Ka hrnt   Apr-27-08 02:44 AM   #76 
        - One-Post Wonders for Hillary  BlueDogDemocratNH   Apr-27-08 10:25 AM   #109 
  - ERROR MESSAGE:  NanceGreggs   Apr-26-08 11:12 PM   #56 
  - This travesty was merely a dry run for the general election  Zambero   Apr-26-08 11:36 PM   #60 
  - K & R n/t  anitar1   Apr-26-08 11:37 PM   #61 
  - K&R  myrna minx   Apr-27-08 12:18 AM   #62 
  - USA: Working hard to become a third world country.  DerekJ   Apr-27-08 12:25 AM   #63 
  - kicking  crankychatter   Apr-27-08 01:20 AM   #64 
  - Until this is corrected, Hilllarys' win in PA is not legitimate  SunsetDreams   Apr-27-08 01:43 AM   #67 
  - K&R  CaptJasHook   Apr-27-08 01:46 AM   #68 
  - Now, help me, what was the difference between clinton and republicans again? n/t  ForeignSpectator   Apr-27-08 01:46 AM   #69 
  - I FUCKING KNEW IT, I KNEW THEY STOLE IT AGAIN  spokane   Apr-27-08 01:56 AM   #71 
  - You are accusing the Democratic Party of voting fraud  Freedom Train   Apr-27-08 04:56 AM   #79 
  - Do we give a tinker's dam about what you think?  MadHound   Apr-27-08 06:50 AM   #84 
  - Boo-hoo-hoo... "Low poster!"  Freedom Train   Apr-27-08 07:09 AM   #88 
     - Frankly, given the '00 and '04 debacles, one would think that any real Democrat  MadHound   Apr-27-08 10:33 AM   #113 
        - Thirtyfive years, and now you're turning on your own party screaming FRAUD,  Freedom Train   Apr-27-08 12:38 PM   #127 
  - One-Post Wonders for Hillary  BlueDogDemocratNH   Apr-27-08 10:25 AM   #108 
  - Oh, spare me...  Freedom Train   Apr-27-08 01:45 PM   #131 
  - First of all, it's 'ELECTION FRAUD", not "voter fraud"  me b zola   Apr-27-08 11:10 AM   #116 
  - How nice of you to tell me  Freedom Train   Apr-27-08 01:50 PM   #133 
     - Did you read the OP or you are just being  spokane   Apr-27-08 06:32 PM   #140 
  - Rendell controlls the state like Jeb controlled Florida  WillYourVoteBCounted   Apr-27-08 12:08 PM   #122 
  - Ok, so it's Rendell's fault then.  Freedom Train   Apr-27-08 01:54 PM   #135 
     - I think it will suit you perfectly,  spokane   Apr-27-08 06:36 PM   #141 
     - Rendell could have asked to keep the polls open 2 more hours but he didn't  WillYourVoteBCounted   Apr-27-08 06:37 PM   #142 
  - You're right  spokane   Apr-27-08 06:22 PM   #139 
  - "THEY"? Who? Democrats? You are accusing Democrats of CRIMES here?  WinkyDink   Apr-27-08 06:59 PM   #144 
     - They = CLintons and her croonies Ed Randell, Nutter et al n/t  spokane   Apr-27-08 09:35 PM   #147 
  - Oh my God....  Ka hrnt   Apr-27-08 02:27 AM   #72 
  - how dare you  Vattel   Apr-27-08 10:45 AM   #115 
  - K&R.  Kurovski   Apr-27-08 02:36 AM   #73 
  - I knew there was no way she won 40% in Greater Philly. Knew it! nt  thecatburgler   Apr-27-08 02:40 AM   #74 
  - Remember - Obama did not pay "Street Money" either  intaglio   Apr-27-08 02:42 AM   #75 
  - Kick. (nt)  Kurovski   Apr-27-08 04:25 AM   #77 
  - Then there was that story about the little boy who cried wolf so many times...  Freedom Train   Apr-27-08 04:49 AM   #78 
  - there was malfeasance.  psychmommy   Apr-27-08 06:33 AM   #82 
  - As far as I'm concerned Hillary and Bill have not acted like Democrats lately  Jennicut   Apr-27-08 08:43 AM   #99 
  - Oh, please. NW PA?  XtraProudDem   Apr-27-08 08:50 AM   #100 
     - So your family is racist.  Freedom Train   Apr-27-08 09:30 AM   #104 
  - Until we return to paper ballots and ink, we're going to have computer programming STEALS ---  defendandprotect   Apr-27-08 06:58 AM   #86 
  - Nominated.  H2O Man   Apr-27-08 07:01 AM   #87 
  - Wal-Mart has now in stock: trustworthy voter tracking machines made in Communist China....  Broadslidin   Apr-27-08 07:37 AM   #89 
  - Where's the DNC???  polichick   Apr-27-08 08:00 AM   #91 
  - She's got them locked up in an underground Florida bunker.  dailykoff   Apr-27-08 08:35 AM   #95 
  - I think the State Parties run their..  stillcool47   Apr-27-08 09:40 AM   #105 
  - The DNC were helping Hillary stuff the ballot boxes  Freedom Train   Apr-27-08 09:42 AM   #106 
     - The article doesn't mention the DNC at all  Zodiak Ironfist   Apr-28-08 08:29 AM   #151 
  - Notice how Hillary's "comebacks" occur in "firewall states"  dailykoff   Apr-27-08 08:33 AM   #93 
  - Oh just because ....  Botany   Apr-27-08 09:29 AM   #103 
  - "Obama has to win by more than 12 points in the fall to get the White House."  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Apr-27-08 01:55 PM   #136 
  - I noticed that too  catgirl   Apr-28-08 03:58 AM   #148 
  - Fuck, fuck, fuck, fuck!!!  futureliveshere   Apr-27-08 08:34 AM   #94 
  - Kick Kick Kick Kick  Pavlovs DiOgie   Apr-27-08 08:37 AM   #96 
  - Geez, why cant we just have a 100% fair election and see the actual outcome. This is BS.  quantass   Apr-27-08 08:43 AM   #98 
  - I fear that the corporate component of our current fascist state  Maineman   Apr-27-08 08:55 AM   #101 
  - What a shame. I know it seems daunting but why not post trusted members at those sites.  quantass   Apr-27-08 08:57 AM   #102 
  - Voter Action sued to keep polls open longer, judges denied suit  WillYourVoteBCounted   Apr-27-08 12:05 PM   #121 
  - deleted  wrando   Apr-27-08 10:26 AM   #110 
  - the taste of sour grapes  wrando   Apr-27-08 10:27 AM   #111 
  - Please. Get it right. The text contains the story:  Buzz Clik   Apr-27-08 01:47 PM   #132 
  - This is I N S A N E.  Amonester   Apr-27-08 10:34 AM   #114 
  - Bobby Kennedy, who ENDORSED Hillary, is suspicious  helderheid   Apr-27-08 11:22 AM   #119 
  - fuck clinton- fuck republicans  natrat   Apr-27-08 12:24 PM   #124 
  - How can Hillary live with that? If she were so unworldly as not to know  KCabotDullesMarxIII   Apr-27-08 01:50 PM   #134 
  - Even if this was not a dirty trick, something needs to be done about this  usregimechange   Apr-27-08 02:18 PM   #138 
  - "Dirty tricks", my Democratic arse. It's simply that the machines are CRAP.  WinkyDink   Apr-27-08 06:58 PM   #143 
  - Machines calibrated to give a candidate 500-1500 votes from the start?  Kurovski   Apr-28-08 08:10 AM   #150 
  - Kick. (nt)  Kurovski   Apr-28-08 08:07 AM   #149 
  - Kick.  dchill   Apr-29-08 01:17 AM   #152 
  - kicked again - this needs to be front page of every paper in america  crankychatter   Apr-29-08 01:28 AM   #153 
  - yeah, cause there were NO problems elsewhere in the state.....  Texas Hill Country   Apr-29-08 01:31 AM   #154 
  - I was wondering what was taking so long.  Lilith Velkor   Apr-29-08 01:44 AM   #155 
  - Please. PM me if anyone has hard evidence of fraud, tampering, or plain breakdown in PA...  demodonkey   Apr-29-08 09:37 AM   #156 
  - Kick  TNOE   Apr-29-08 09:55 AM   #157 
  - Kick  TNOE   Apr-29-08 10:55 AM   #158 
  - Kicking Again  TNOE   Apr-30-08 11:23 AM   #159 
 

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