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Wilms Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue May-26-09 10:19 PM
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15. The motivation for IRV makes a lot of sense to me.
And I long favored it. Elegantly administered, with all voters capable of fully participating, it seemed ideal. Then I began to study election management systems.

Butterfly ballots are the tip of the iceberg. Auditing of an IRV election? Unlikely. To the masses (including election officials), despite the good intention, it'll be like Fizzbin.

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  -"Street Football" or how they crossed the threshold by pulling votes out of their "Asspen"! WillYourVoteBCounted  May-23-09 10:41 PM   #0 
  - I find nothing to back this claim of 1273 votes repeating.  Festivito   May-24-09 01:14 PM   #1 
     - you "imagine Republicans wouldn't like IRV."??? REALLY????  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-24-09 02:45 PM   #2 
     - We already have convoluted counting, e.g. dismissing absentees...  Festivito   May-24-09 03:04 PM   #5 
     - YES, FOOTBALL RULES, THEY JUST STOPPED COUNTING  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-24-09 02:46 PM   #3 
     - Do you have a link on that? Which three. /nt  Festivito   May-24-09 03:01 PM   #4 
        - ALL 3. Mayor and City Council Seats 1 and 2 - the entire IRV election  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-24-09 03:56 PM   #6 
           - Sir! You are mistaken. Your name calling is falsehood.  Festivito   May-24-09 05:50 PM   #7 
              - The IRV math makes no sense!  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-25-09 08:19 PM   #8 
                 - Your link showed no math.  Festivito   May-26-09 07:43 AM   #9 
                    - Does the Kool-Aid taste good? Has election been certified yet?  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-26-09 01:05 PM   #10 
                       - I'm not buying your Kool-aid innuendo, nor your distractions.  Festivito   May-26-09 02:04 PM   #11 
                          - Spoiled ballots, voter confusion the rule for Asspen's Instant Runoff Election  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-26-09 04:47 PM   #12 
                          - Invalid ballots is a problem with the form, not IRV well instituted.  Festivito   May-26-09 05:59 PM   #13 
                             - invalid ballot is the reality of Asspen IRV election  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-26-09 07:10 PM   #14 
                             - The motivation for IRV makes a lot of sense to me.  Wilms   May-26-09 10:19 PM   #15 
                                - on Beta and Terry Spore, they play a mans game... the 2nd card is turned up - except on Tuesday  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-26-09 10:30 PM   #16 
                                - At one time, IRV made sense to me  VerifiedVoter   May-27-09 11:27 AM   #18 
                                   - Just say no, Don't drink the Kool-Aid  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-27-09 11:34 PM   #20 
                          - It's all relevant!  VerifiedVoter   May-27-09 11:20 AM   #17 
     - There is no hidden agenda against IRV  VerifiedVoter   May-27-09 12:38 PM   #19 

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