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OnTheOtherHand Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Sep-23-08 02:26 PM
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5. this is more overwrought than helpful
College kids "dont dream of going to the precinct house"?

Funny, that's not quite the way I remember Oberlin College in 2004.

Come to think of it, that isn't true of my own students either.

"...all of those 12 million people that the democrats have registered: those ballots are going to be just thrown out."

Well, I agree with Pap -- that's just incredible. Except that I actually mean it: I don't think it is credible. Silly me, I have a hard time believing that Kennedy has solid evidence that 12 million new registrants are about to be disenfranchised, and he can't find anyone who cares except an Air America host.

And considering that as of September 2 there are still over three million registered voters in Colorado -- which approaches the number of eligible adults in Colorado -- I'm pretty skeptical that a quarter of actual Colorado voters have been purged, too. It's not impossible -- who knows what is on those rolls? -- but it's unlikely.

Now, if any new registrants who are voting absentee are encouraged by this to make sure they fulfill any applicable identification requirements, that's terrific. And if any Colorado (or New Jersey, or other American) voters are inspired to check their registration status, great.

Hundreds Of Thousands Of Votes Can Be Saved RIGHT NOW.
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