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shiina Donating Member (294 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Jan-11-05 11:54 PM
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53. "Dems too" I think they're confusing it with
I keep hearing "Well, Democrats do it, too."

I think they're thinking of people who vote twice and other "small time" fraudsters. Must've been all of that MSM coverage of Dems registering Micky Mouse, etc...
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  -What is the most common dismissal of election fraud that you hear? smartvoter  Jan-11-05 02:28 PM   #0 
  - The Democrats did it too. n/t  El Supremo   Jan-11-05 02:31 PM   #1 
  - Other  WildClarySage   Jan-11-05 02:32 PM   #2 
  - No election is perfect, but the minor flaws didn't change the result.  Zan_of_Texas   Jan-11-05 02:33 PM   #3 
  - That's the one I hear the most.  Pacifist Patriot   Jan-11-05 04:42 PM   #25 
  - I actually haven't heard any excuses yet, except here and on the freeper  bush_is_wacko   Jan-11-05 02:33 PM   #4 
  - I find the same. Tech-savvy people only have to hear of one  smartvoter   Jan-11-05 02:42 PM   #8 
  - I agree the gap is an obstacle but there are BOTH Republican and Dem  bush_is_wacko   Jan-11-05 02:57 PM   #11 
     - The Rep techies I know are much more open to the possibility than  smartvoter   Jan-11-05 03:07 PM   #12 
        - For sure. I f you know how the system works, you know how possible it is  bush_is_wacko   Jan-11-05 03:56 PM   #21 
           - That's the funny part. The bus. equivalent happens all the time. nt  smartvoter   Jan-12-05 08:34 AM   #55 
  - Isn't that interesting?  Der Blaue Engel   Jan-11-05 05:13 PM   #30 
  - It's all about the media, baby.  GreenPartyVoter   Jan-11-05 02:35 PM   #5 
  - This just points out that the media is our biggest problem.....  kerry-is-my-prez   Jan-11-05 02:37 PM   #6 
  - It doesn't matter anyway - there's nothing we can do about it  meganmonkey   Jan-11-05 02:41 PM   #7 
  - 25 responses so far. nt  smartvoter   Jan-11-05 02:49 PM   #9 
  - Other: "There's been election fraud since George Washington"  KansDem   Jan-11-05 02:50 PM   #10 
  - the subject (election fraud) came up at lunch today  danostuporstar   Jan-11-05 03:07 PM   #13 
  - The conspiracy one is what I've heard the most.  spooked911   Jan-11-05 03:11 PM   #14 
  - Other: He couldn't have stolen 3 million votes  DireStrike   Jan-11-05 03:18 PM   #15 
  - I actually answered this one, once: "Electoral College"  m.standridge   Jan-11-05 05:34 PM   #33 
  - There is no way...  super simian   Jan-11-05 03:32 PM   #16 
  - Sounds like the tech-savvy gap. Doesn't take a big conspiracy. nt  smartvoter   Jan-11-05 03:40 PM   #18 
     - Zackly!  super simian   Jan-11-05 06:14 PM   #39 
  - Actually, I don't personally hear any of them.  NCevilDUer   Jan-11-05 03:34 PM   #17 
  - Kick for the evening shift. nt  smartvoter   Jan-11-05 03:51 PM   #19 
  - Kick. n/t  satya   Jan-11-05 03:52 PM   #20 
  - theres always been cheating at the elections  burn the bush   Jan-11-05 04:24 PM   #22 
  - This article from AlterNet made be really angry today...  Emit   Jan-11-05 04:33 PM   #23 
  - Interesting how rebuttals are never on the facts. nt  smartvoter   Jan-11-05 06:19 PM   #40 
  - but can you refute it?  Salomonity   Jan-11-05 10:43 PM   #51 
  - I hear: With a 3 million vote lead...  Tuesday_Morning   Jan-11-05 04:37 PM   #24 
  - Coming up on 60. Would be nice to get a few dozen more. nt  smartvoter   Jan-11-05 04:59 PM   #26 
  - I count at least 5 in the article above...  Emit   Jan-11-05 05:09 PM   #28 
  - The MSN not covering it illegitimizes it for a lot of people  katinmn   Jan-11-05 05:05 PM   #27 
  - other  locomotion   Jan-11-05 05:11 PM   #29 
  - Here's my list:  Democrat Dragon   Jan-11-05 05:20 PM   #31 
  - Yes, Tex said it: "not enough numbers  m.standridge   Jan-11-05 05:27 PM   #32 
  - the media controls it  BobMorr   Jan-11-05 05:55 PM   #34 
  - That's a depressing statement. nt  smartvoter   Jan-11-05 05:59 PM   #35 
  - Yup.  Zan_of_Texas   Jan-11-05 06:33 PM   #42 
  - I've heard 'em all sooo many times, except  mousie   Jan-11-05 06:05 PM   #36 
  - Dems are tryin' to cheat by doing recounts!  mousie   Jan-11-05 08:53 PM   #48 
  - Dismissal by whom - the general public, Dems, or Us??  RevCheesehead   Jan-11-05 06:07 PM   #37 
  - General public. nt  smartvoter   Jan-11-05 06:10 PM   #38 
  - Bump for the night shift. nt  smartvoter   Jan-11-05 06:29 PM   #41 
  - my professor thinks that the irregularities were due to  ccarter84   Jan-11-05 06:34 PM   #43 
  - I'm not hearing a real dismissal as much as  IndyPriest   Jan-11-05 07:11 PM   #44 
  - Exit polls are inaccurate. The votes are very accurate.  TruthIsAll   Jan-11-05 07:51 PM   #45 
  - "You're just a sore loser"  TNMOM   Jan-11-05 07:55 PM   #46 
  - The one I keep getting is "look, we know you hate Bush, OK. We  zimba   Jan-11-05 08:16 PM   #47 
  - Other: BIG, BLANK STARE. n/t  Carolab   Jan-11-05 09:28 PM   #49 
  - I've been told "Get over it, Kerry lost" democrats...  formernaderite   Jan-11-05 10:01 PM   #50 
  - That's what I keep hearing  Citizen Jane   Jan-12-05 03:31 PM   #67 
  - Other: most common response - Huh? What?  johnaries   Jan-11-05 11:30 PM   #52 
  - "Dems too" I think they're confusing it with  shiina   Jan-11-05 11:54 PM   #53 
  - Kick for morning crew. nt  smartvoter   Jan-12-05 08:24 AM   #54 
  - tax return the same?  denese   Jan-12-05 08:48 AM   #56 
  - Only one answer to that -- WTF?  smartvoter   Jan-12-05 09:42 AM   #60 
  - The first one is the most common  tngledwebb   Jan-12-05 09:16 AM   #57 
  - If there was fraud why doesn't the Democratic Party protest the results?  KerryDownUnder   Jan-12-05 09:17 AM   #58 
  - "It would be too hard to steal an election, too many people would  SmokingJacket   Jan-12-05 09:37 AM   #59 
  - I voted for: "If what you say is true, it would be on the news."  Peace Patriot   Jan-12-05 09:46 AM   #61 
  - I agree with you on this. It's also interesting how print pubs have  smartvoter   Jan-12-05 12:22 PM   #62 
  - "The People Have Spoken". Makes me want to scream:  StephanieMarie   Jan-12-05 12:25 PM   #63 
  - you know what's even worse?  Faye   Jan-12-05 01:27 PM   #64 
  - Further, how did they measure it? It's a bogus position. nt  smartvoter   Jan-12-05 03:18 PM   #66 
  - The media are always the problem  abbiehoff   Jan-12-05 01:34 PM   #65 

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