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Atlatl Donating Member (40 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Nov-04-10 05:11 PM
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11. An honest question for you?
The governor, State Senate, State House, Secretary of State, and all 95 county election commissions were controlled by Democrats when these machines were bought and installed. If you seriously believe that they set themselves up to have elections stolen from them...why?

Republicans didn't take control of elections until after they won control in '08. The State has been trending Republican for a long time. I to am surprised that Lincoln Davis lost, shocked even, but I've seen nothing to indicate that anything fishy was going on. Lincoln's ad backfired on him, especially after the Knoxville News-Sentinel ran the rest of the story. His ad wasn't as bad as Grayson's down in Florida but it was bad enough.

As a side note, I'm an election commissioner...
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  -Look what just happened to Tennessee's legislature (and why we'll never know why) Fly by night  Nov-03-10 05:35 PM   #0 
  - I hope to see the day when every one of those machines is landfill.  aquart   Nov-03-10 05:40 PM   #1 
  - I think MN. had "voting machine and worker" issues.  glinda   Nov-03-10 05:59 PM   #2 
  - K&R n/t  RainDog   Nov-03-10 06:16 PM   #3 
  - On another related thread, someone posted this analysis:  Fly by night   Nov-03-10 06:29 PM   #4 
  - Biased media sets everyone up for expected outcome.  Yellow Horse   Nov-04-10 08:11 AM   #9 
  - K&R  EFerrari   Nov-03-10 07:15 PM   #5 
  - K&R  Canuckistanian   Nov-03-10 10:27 PM   #6 
  - PA's in the same boat, and the new wrinkle here now is no one will even talk about voting machines.  demodonkey   Nov-04-10 07:18 AM   #7 
  - Damn straight, DemoD! Sorry for your continued lack of demonstrable democracy too.  Fly by night   Nov-04-10 07:30 AM   #8 
     - Can you say more about the fellowships?  Bill Bored   Nov-07-10 05:59 PM   #26 
        - Surely.  Fly by night   Nov-08-10 04:44 AM   #27 
           - Thanks Fly. Well unfortunately, some Dems in Congress were the REAL Holt-bill assassins.  Bill Bored   Nov-08-10 02:16 PM   #28 
              - Passing Holt (any version) would not have been easy, given the entrenched farces of evil ...  Fly by night   Nov-09-10 06:16 AM   #29 
  - K&R. (nt)  Kurovski   Nov-04-10 01:26 PM   #10 
  - An honest question for you?  Atlatl   Nov-04-10 05:11 PM   #11 
  - Ever heard of HAVA?  BeFree   Nov-04-10 07:10 PM   #12 
  - Welcome to DU. Here's my answer.  Fly by night   Nov-05-10 05:33 AM   #13 
  - a few points...  Atlatl   Nov-05-10 07:05 PM   #20 
     - And a few responses (while still waiting for your answer to the question I posed below)  Fly by night   Nov-06-10 06:06 AM   #23 
  - One last point, "spear-chucker".  Fly by night   Nov-05-10 05:52 AM   #14 
     - I don't think they used atlatls at the Battle of Athens (TN), but ...  Fly by night   Nov-05-10 06:23 AM   #15 
     - In response to my question, I hear .... crickets.  Fly by night   Nov-05-10 08:57 AM   #16 
        - .....and hoot owls  Fly by night   Nov-05-10 01:43 PM   #17 
        - ..... and tree frogs  Fly by night   Nov-05-10 05:36 PM   #18 
        - Day job...  Atlatl   Nov-05-10 07:08 PM   #21 
           - And you still haven't answered my question.  Fly by night   Nov-06-10 04:16 AM   #22 
  - This sounds terrible Fly By Night...  althecat   Nov-05-10 06:39 PM   #19 
  - It is. Do y'all need a typist (or a dual-degreed janitor) down under?  Fly by night   Nov-07-10 04:56 AM   #24 
  - This one reminds me a bit of what they tried to do to Harry Reid:  Bill Bored   Nov-07-10 05:54 PM   #25 
 

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