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Reply #13: While Bill Bored covered it well, I'll add that I agree that I don't know who you are. [View All]

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Wilms Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Apr-13-10 02:27 PM
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13. While Bill Bored covered it well, I'll add that I agree that I don't know who you are.
Or you me. Does it matter? If this is so not about personalities it shouldn't. Right? I didn't put words in your mouth. You put Bo's word in it by "agreeing" with what he said.

No one prevents you from posting here. So perhaps with your contribution, the forum might be more active. But blaming the inactivity here on lever advocacy is the kind of ridiculous statement that I've come to expect from those who resent it. And comparing the rah-rah HCPB advocacy to the reality of the keep the lever movement is pretty poor analysis. County after county in NY state have passed resolutions to keep levers. You have a problem with, or smear about it?

Meanwhile, I think it was you that started the "real activist" notion. I paraphrased to suggest that people advocating lever retention are more qualified than computer advocates.

Now, I don't mean to put words in your mouth, but you seem to be saying that one should accept computerized vote counting because other states have had too. And that despite HAVA not requiring lever replacement, I should accept that "powerful forces" make it necessary. Is that right?

Computers are pretty powerful, alright.

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