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57. I certainly hope you are right!
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  -Bob Fitrakis to run for OH Governor in '06 on Green Party ticket mod mom  Nov-26-05 08:13 AM   #0 
  - Anyone who works for the cause of election reform like these people have  Time for change   Nov-26-05 08:20 AM   #1 
  - If the voting system in OH isn't changed no Dem can be elected anyway.  Stevepol   Nov-26-05 08:23 AM   #2 
  - AND people who will challenge the outcome of the election when it  Amaryllis   Nov-26-05 10:35 PM   #30 
  - You are correct. they are champions of social justice as well as on the  mod mom   Nov-26-05 08:27 AM   #3 
  - Yeah but, what if they cause the liberal vote to be split?  Time for change   Nov-26-05 04:31 PM   #21 
     - The liberal vote will be split only if a Democrat runs against them.  mom cat   Nov-26-05 06:18 PM   #27 
     - Ya' know, I was just now thinking this EXACT SAME thing myself! :-) nt  demodonkey   Nov-26-05 06:36 PM   #28 
     - They stole the 2000 election, plain and simple. It wasn't Nader. A  Amaryllis   Nov-26-05 10:37 PM   #31 
     - Most events have multiple causes  Time for change   Nov-27-05 09:09 AM   #35 
        - This "close enough to steal" thinking doesn't make sense to me.  sfexpat2000   Nov-27-05 10:31 AM   #38 
        - Lots of people have criticized me and others concerned about election  Time for change   Nov-27-05 11:16 AM   #42 
        - If your house is on fire and you attend to that before you  sfexpat2000   Nov-27-05 11:19 AM   #43 
        - You got it...they can move so many votes now that they can make it  Amaryllis   Nov-27-05 10:51 PM   #61 
        - Actually, it wasn't corrected until after Gore conceded. Watch  Amaryllis   Nov-27-05 10:50 PM   #60 
           - I watched Gore's concession speech 37 days after Election Night  Time for change   Nov-28-05 07:06 AM   #64 
     - Oh, please! You're worried about SPLITTING THE VOTE!  sfexpat2000   Nov-27-05 10:26 AM   #36 
        - Don't you think both are important?  Time for change   Nov-27-05 11:05 AM   #40 
        - Yes, but you Dems have no chance of winning unless the elections  sfexpat2000   Nov-27-05 11:16 AM   #41 
           - I think that both are so important that it is a mistake to prioritize one  Time for change   Nov-27-05 02:45 PM   #51 
              - I am SO with you on that. Blackwell belongs behind bars.  sfexpat2000   Nov-27-05 03:25 PM   #52 
                 - I certainly hope you are right!  Time for change   Nov-27-05 06:12 PM   #57 
        - Here's a thought experiment:  Febble   Nov-27-05 11:30 AM   #45 
           - I think you lost me when you said "Blackwell" and "clean election"  sfexpat2000   Nov-27-05 11:39 AM   #47 
           - Meant to use more scare qotes  Febble   Nov-27-05 11:52 AM   #49 
              - And there's always stalling or faking a recount as we saw him do  sfexpat2000   Nov-27-05 12:00 PM   #50 
           - First of all, I would like to say that I have the highest respect for Bob  mod mom   Nov-27-05 09:00 PM   #59 
              - Well, I completely agree with you  Febble   Nov-28-05 03:41 AM   #62 
                 - I do not believe fitrakis is misreading the evidence. I got involved in  mod mom   Nov-28-05 06:33 AM   #63 
                    - Sorry about the lack of proof reading above. Here is Lucas County  mod mom   Nov-28-05 08:03 AM   #65 
  - What would Ralph say: "Blackwell is Tweedledee &Strickland is Tweedledum"  TheBorealAvenger   Nov-26-05 11:28 AM   #12 
  - Denial of the fraudulent elections will result in more losses. Read the  mod mom   Nov-26-05 12:08 PM   #13 
  - I have to say  Febble   Nov-26-05 04:11 PM   #20 
     - Neither Michael Coleman nor Ted Strickland have been on the issue of  mod mom   Nov-26-05 04:43 PM   #23 
     - Here are some articles from a couple OH papers about the 11/8 vote:  mod mom   Nov-26-05 04:46 PM   #24 
  - Anita Rios  GreenInNC   Nov-26-05 08:28 AM   #4 
  - I second that. She spoke a couple of weeks ago at a Free Press election  mod mom   Nov-26-05 08:35 AM   #5 
     - I just recommended this one,  MelissaB   Nov-26-05 08:51 AM   #6 
        - I haven't talked to BF about this, but my guess is that the Dems would not  mod mom   Nov-26-05 09:03 AM   #7 
  - Isn't there a conflicting message?  GuvWurld   Nov-26-05 10:27 AM   #8 
  - I don't think so...  Mister Ed   Nov-26-05 10:40 AM   #9 
     - I hadn't considered that important aspect. thanks Mr Ed and welcome  mod mom   Nov-26-05 10:42 AM   #10 
     - That is a good point. Another to consider...  GuvWurld   Nov-26-05 11:11 AM   #11 
     - Thanks Mod MOM-- I posted this on the daily thread-- petition link too  FogerRox   Nov-26-05 12:10 PM   #14 
     - I also am conflicted about this.  mirrera   Nov-26-05 01:49 PM   #16 
     - Great idea! If he wins, he could loudly and publicly demand a recount...  Mister Ed   Nov-27-05 05:13 PM   #53 
     - No way he could possibly be the winner with Blackwell and Diebold  Amaryllis   Nov-26-05 10:39 PM   #32 
     - It still pisses me off...  Conker   Nov-26-05 04:41 PM   #22 
     - yes, read Mark Crispin MIller's new book; that is exactly what Kerry  Amaryllis   Nov-26-05 10:40 PM   #33 
     - Exactly!  sfexpat2000   Nov-27-05 10:29 AM   #37 
  - If we had a Parliament  Schmajo   Nov-26-05 12:44 PM   #15 
  - Worrying about the Green splitting the vote IN OHIO  sfexpat2000   Nov-27-05 11:33 AM   #46 
  - I support his candidacy  iconoclastNYC   Nov-26-05 02:02 PM   #17 
  - Perfect!  babsbunny   Nov-26-05 02:18 PM   #18 
  - Woohoo! And if they don't win, I volunteer for the Recount Team already!  demodonkey   Nov-26-05 03:58 PM   #19 
  - Hey! I've been wanting to work this election since 11/2/2004!  sfexpat2000   Nov-27-05 11:26 AM   #44 
  - theres a recount team forming for the last 11/8/05 election, anyone  mod mom   Nov-27-05 06:03 PM   #56 
     - What Counties? I can possibly help with observers in my same areas...  demodonkey   Nov-27-05 08:18 PM   #58 
  - Yes! I trust that Bob will throw his votes to the Dems  IndyOp   Nov-26-05 05:45 PM   #25 
  - Why should he? With rigged OH machines the Dems are toast anyway.  Yellow Horse   Nov-26-05 06:07 PM   #26 
     - I respect your opinion and until we have instant run-off voting  IndyOp   Nov-26-05 06:41 PM   #29 
     - Here is some reverse logic.  yourout   Nov-27-05 08:58 AM   #34 
  - Paper ballots NOW!!! Hand counts NOW!!! k&r  In Truth We Trust   Nov-27-05 10:35 AM   #39 
  - Another point: If the Dem leadership sees Bob getting lots of  sfexpat2000   Nov-27-05 11:46 AM   #48 
     - Well, that's a good point....  Febble   Nov-27-05 05:24 PM   #54 
        - I hope he does. Am not invested in who gets the job done  sfexpat2000   Nov-27-05 05:52 PM   #55 

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