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AtLiberty Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Nov-03-10 12:54 PM
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8. Face it...
Democrats believe they lost, so they aren't interested in thinking about fraud.

The tsunami makes an excellent distraction from problems with the electoral process. Never mind that the Democrats may not have lost as badly as reported. The very people who won big are, for the most part, controlling the electoral process via access, power and money.

Seems like people only become interested in potential problems with the electoral process a day or so before an election. They take a crash course in pollwatching. The definition of pollwatching for many is simply a glorified get-the-vote-out effort. Very little emphasis is given to things that have been discussed here.

There just aren't very activists like us out there. We think about Election Day EVERY day.
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  -Not much post-election traffic on this forum. Anyone care to speculate about why? Bill Bored  Nov-03-10 09:12 AM   #0 
  - Not much to say. And many are speechless at America's continued decline into Idiocracy.  Atman   Nov-03-10 09:14 AM   #1 
  - sheer exhaustion?  niyad   Nov-03-10 09:14 AM   #2 
  - I just woke up after only 4 1/2 hours... was waiting on Colorado  hlthe2b   Nov-03-10 09:16 AM   #3 
  - 2 1/2 hours of sleep  Denninmi   Nov-03-10 09:18 AM   #5 
     - Just don't snap... if all around you at work are bright eyed, bushy-tailed  hlthe2b   Nov-03-10 09:28 AM   #6 
  - Awe  Johnny2X2X   Nov-03-10 09:17 AM   #4 
  - National malaise?  Scuba   Nov-03-10 09:35 AM   #7 
  - Face it...  AtLiberty   Nov-03-10 12:54 PM   #8 
  - What is there to do?  BeFree   Nov-03-10 01:44 PM   #9 
  - Crickets?  BeFree   Nov-03-10 03:27 PM   #15 
  - This is what is exhausting about election reform.  EFerrari   Nov-03-10 03:42 PM   #16 
  - well  BeFree   Nov-03-10 03:50 PM   #19 
     - I will. Myself, I want to check out Maricopa County  EFerrari   Nov-03-10 03:53 PM   #20 
  - Lack of evidence never stopped us from speculating before, did it?  Bill Bored   Nov-03-10 05:01 PM   #24 
  - I'm surprised to hear you say that the machines may have counted correctly. The machines  diva77   Nov-03-10 09:41 PM   #27 
     - Yeah, you are right  BeFree   Nov-04-10 09:05 AM   #29 
  - didn't seem to have vote flipping on Nov 2 in North Carolina  WillYourVoteBCounted   Nov-03-10 01:51 PM   #10 
  - I'm sure your work contributed to improvements seen in NC! nt  Bill Bored   Nov-03-10 05:03 PM   #26 
  - PS, I recommended this thread but it still shows "0" recommends  WillYourVoteBCounted   Nov-03-10 01:52 PM   #11 
  - What happened in Tennessee (and why we'll never know why)  Fly by night   Nov-03-10 02:52 PM   #12 
  - I hope you do!  EFerrari   Nov-03-10 03:44 PM   #17 
  - WTF?  Fly by night   Nov-03-10 02:53 PM   #13 
  - I'm too depressed to post  LittleGirl   Nov-03-10 03:22 PM   #14 
  - Tired from the BushCo years, frustrated with Obama,  EFerrari   Nov-03-10 03:49 PM   #18 
  - I believe there was election fraud.  emcguffie   Nov-03-10 03:53 PM   #21 
  - I have a theory which relates to the way posters are all too often treated in this forum....  althecat   Nov-03-10 04:00 PM   #22 
  - I have questions about Arizona. And of course, about Florida. n/t  EFerrari   Nov-03-10 05:02 PM   #25 
  - People think it's a crackpot theory  Kurovski   Nov-03-10 04:43 PM   #23 
  - This forum was ruined long ago...  demodonkey   Nov-04-10 07:55 AM   #28 
 

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