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I'm sorry Albaby, but what you say makes no sense. We're talking about the election of the President of the USA here - not some local mayor!

Unfortunately, the electoral college system means a single vote can be the difference between a state going Republican and a state going Democrat. As we all know, if Al Gore had won Florida in 2000, he would have been President and the US wouldn't (whatever you think) be in the mess it is today.

When Jeb Bush and Katherine Harris decided to purge the electoral register and inadvertantly (or illegally) disenfranchised thousands of voters, they almost certainly changed the course of history.

They've had four years to correct these mistakes but, by all accounts, things are even worse this year.

It is the Governor's responsibility to ensure that the voting system is credible. The fact that it's not, the fact that the Governor of Florida is George W Bush's brother and the fact that his (let's be generous) mistakes in 2000 got his brother into the White House is more than just fishy - it's a clear case of corruption.

I just hope these shenanigans don't keep another Democrat out of the White House.

If they do, I think we can safely say:

US Democracy 1776 - 2004 RIP!!!

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