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TruthIsAll Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Aug-20-05 08:09 PM
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215. You can postulate anything you like...
"So one story that would jive with the numbers is that about 10% of Gore voters who were prepared to admit they were Gore voters switched to Bush, and about 10% of voters who were prepared to admit they voted for Bush in 2000, switched to Kerry. People do that stuff. It's why we hold elections. But that wouldn't swing it. So we also have to postulate that an additional percentage of Gore voters swung to Bush and didn't admit having voted for Gore - and that this outweighed the tendency for new voters to vote for Kerry."

You can postulate anything you like. But this implies that you also assume that the recorded vote count was perfect. Only respondents memory is at fault. It implies that there was no fraud.
But we have much evidence which proves there was fraud.

So we are back to square one.Your hypothesis of faulty-recall is quite faulty - because it relies on a faulty (shall we say naive) assumption that Bushco did not cheat in the first place.

What is encouraging is this:
Your case has been reduced to absurd hypotheses.
Gore voters forget.
Gore voters lie.
Gore voters identify with Bush.

Bush voters don't.

This is all quite pathetic.

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