Intermarkets' Privacy Policy
Moron Meet-Ups
MI/Midwest Meet-up:

It has a website!

Central NJ MoMe: 10/13/2018: Hillsborough-Somerset County
Contact fenelonspoke

SW Ohio MoMe: 10/20/2018, 7-10pm in Dayton OH
Contact ibguy

Texas MoMe: 10/20/18
Contact Ben Had
October 2010 Unemployment Rate - Not Much Change | Main | Obama: The Lesson Of The Midterms Is I Need To Speak To You Idiots Slower And Use Smaller Words
November 05, 2010

Bridgeport Connecticut: Video From The Polls

So many things went so wrong.

Mayor Jason McCoy has obtained a video that was taken inside a polling place in Bridgeport and shows a poll watcher warning a poll worker not to mix unofficial ballots with official ballots. She ignores him and he is escorted away.

There are additional charges:

* Some voters were given more than one ballot
* Other voters were not checked off on the registration list
* Some voters were never asked for IDs

You know that feeling, where your ears get hot, a vein in your neck throbs, and you're unable to form words that are not expletives?


Gosh, I wonder how they ran out of ballots, eh? I guess that's what happens when YOU GIVE EACH VOTER TWO OR THREE OF THEM.

By accident, of course.

It is said that one should never ascribe to malice what can be explained by incompetence.

I say, why choose? Democrats seem to enjoy serving up a little of both. One disguises the other handily.

ADDITIONAL NOODLING: It seems that nearly every election, it's always the same few urban precincts that take forever to release their counts. We know why they wait until everybody else's numbers are in. It's just generally understood and accepted that they will cheat, and we will barely try to catch them, if at all.

But this was such a monumental bungle that I'm wondering if they're having a hard time figuring out how to game the new voting system in the presence of oversight.

Baby steps. I'm sure they'll review their errors and get it down pat next time.

digg this
posted by Laura. at 10:01 AM

| Access Comments

Recent Comments
Calm Mentor: "so it is not because people in the south are gener ..."

IC, now with extra super elite: "He should dry hump her and grab her boob! Heart a ..."

rhomboid: "weft cut, that's one of the Pergram tweets I was t ..."

Forgot My Nic [/i]: "[i]I don't know if Reggie White had it in him to h ..."

lin-duh: "We upgraded to tankless hot water heaters so ours ..."

Marcus T: "Fat, bulbous fuck. Who even needs to respond i ..."

yankeefifth: "kav is going to have a fake arm installed in his r ..."

Blago: "I'm hoping the Grassley has an Ace up his sleeve w ..."

Jane D'oh: "We have two A/C units, both outside.  The onl ..."

t-bird: "[i]I've never heard of a water heater in the attic ..."

Hikaru: "Will to Power. They play for the kill. "Our' ..."

redridinghood: "Oh, Oh. major fucking slap to Robbie for him calli ..."

Recent Entries

Polls! Polls! Polls!
Frequently Asked Questions
The (Almost) Complete Paul Anka Integrity Kick
Top Top Tens
Greatest Hitjobs

The Ace of Spades HQ Sex-for-Money Skankathon
A D&D Guide to the Democratic Candidates
Margaret Cho: Just Not Funny
More Margaret Cho Abuse
Margaret Cho: Still Not Funny
Iraqi Prisoner Claims He Was Raped... By Woman
Wonkette Announces "Morning Zoo" Format
John Kerry's "Plan" Causes Surrender of Moqtada al-Sadr's Militia
World Muslim Leaders Apologize for Nick Berg's Beheading
Michael Moore Goes on Lunchtime Manhattan Death-Spree
Milestone: Oliver Willis Posts 400th "Fake News Article" Referencing Britney Spears
Liberal Economists Rue a "New Decade of Greed"
Artificial Insouciance: Maureen Dowd's Word Processor Revolts Against Her Numbing Imbecility
Intelligence Officials Eye Blogs for Tips
They Done Found Us Out, Cletus: Intrepid Internet Detective Figures Out Our Master Plan
Shock: Josh Marshall Almost Mentions Sarin Discovery in Iraq
Leather-Clad Biker Freaks Terrorize Australian Town
When Clinton Was President, Torture Was Cool
What Wonkette Means When She Explains What Tina Brown Means
Wonkette's Stand-Up Act
Wankette HQ Gay-Rumors Du Jour
Here's What's Bugging Me: Goose and Slider
My Own Micah Wright Style Confession of Dishonesty
Outraged "Conservatives" React to the FMA
An On-Line Impression of Dennis Miller Having Sex with a Kodiak Bear
The Story the Rightwing Media Refuses to Report!
Our Lunch with David "Glengarry Glen Ross" Mamet
The House of Love: Paul Krugman
A Michael Moore Mystery (TM)
The Dowd-O-Matic!
Liberal Consistency and Other Myths
Kepler's Laws of Liberal Media Bias
John Kerry-- The Splunge! Candidate
"Divisive" Politics & "Attacks on Patriotism" (very long)
The Donkey ("The Raven" parody)
Powered by
Movable Type 2.64