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Yesterday’s top 30 rating items on Scoop were...

1: Faun Otter: Vote Fraud - Exit Polls Vs Actuals

Within parts of the U.S. progressive community there is already widespread concern that electronic voting fraud may provide an explanation for the astonishing 8 million vote gain made by George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential U.S. election.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00072.htm


2: Sludge Report #154 – Bigger Than Watergate!

In This Edition: Bigger Than Watergate! - How To Rig An Election In The United States - Fantasy vs Reality - How We Discovered The Backdoor - Evidence Of Motive - Evidence Of Opportunity - Evidence Of Method - Evidence Of Prior Conduct - Consistent Unexplained ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0307/S00064.htm


3: Inside A U.S. Election Vote Counting Program

Publication of this story marks a watershed in American political history. It is offered freely for publication in full or part on any and all internet forums, blogs and noticeboards. All other media are also encouraged to utilise material. Readers ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0307/S00065.htm


4: Diebold Memos Disclose Florida 2000 E-Voting Fraud

Something very strange happened in Volusia County on election night November 2000, the night that first Gore won Florida, then Bush, and then as everybody can so well remember there was a tie.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0310/S00211.htm


5: Bald-Faced Lies About Black Box Voting Machines

Diebold voting machines are used in 37 states. The entire state of Ohio is considering dumping its old system to buy Diebold. Georgia already did. The Diebold files, supposedly secret voting machine files left on an unprotected web site for nearly six years ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0307/S00078.htm


6: Why Not Just Genetically Engineer Women For Milk?

MAdGE (Mothers Against Genetic Engineering in Food and the Environment) today launched a highly controversial billboard campaign in Auckland and Wellington to provoke public debate about the social and cultural ethics of genetic engineering in New Zealand.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0310/S00003.htm


7: Greg Palast: Kerry Won

As a journalist examining that messy sausage called American democracy, it's my job to tell you who got the most votes in the deciding states. Tuesday, in Ohio and New Mexico, it was John Kerry.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00080.htm


8: Worse Than 2000: Tuesday's Electoral Disaster

Everyone remembers Florida's 2000 election debacle, and all of the new terms it introduced to our political lexicon: Hanging chads, dimpled chads, pregnant chads, overvotes, undervotes, Sore Losermans, Jews for Buchanan and so forth.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00106.htm


9: Hartmann: Evidence Mounts That The Vote Was Hacked

When I spoke with Jeff Fisher this morning (Saturday, November 06, 2004), the Democratic candidate for the U.S. House of Representatives from Florida's 16th District said he was waiting for the FBI to show up.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00102.htm


10: Senator Hagel Admits Owning Voting Machine Company

BREAKING NEWS: Senate Ethics Director Resigns; Senator Hagel Admits Owning Voting Machine Company By Bev Harris

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0301/S00166.htm


11: Mapping the Real Deal : Where Would Jesus Bank?

I think of Jesus as a real deal, straight up kind of guy who always cared deeply about his fellow man. That's why we often ask “What would Jesus do?” when looking for the action of highest integrity. [1]

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0407/S00040.htm


12: Mark Robinowitz: Another Stolen Election

On Election Day, I asked to see Lane County's new ballot scanning machines, made by Sequoia corporation (of England). While watching the ballots being fed into the machines, a Democratic Party poll watcher told me the exit polls did not match the ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00123.htm


13: Why Donald Rumsfeld must stay in Bush's Cabinet

In the wake of his re-election, President Bush appears to be making noises about healing the divisions within both US society and the international community.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00121.htm


14: Is An All Out Assault On Fallujah A War Crime?

Four years ago in December 1999 Grozny, the capital of the rebel Russian region of Chechnya, faced a very similar situation to that now faced by Fallujah. Ultimatums to surrender the city had expired several times and the Russian Government led by ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00092.htm


15: Republicans Test 'Rapture Weapon' on Democrats

WASHINGTON, Nov 3, 2004 ( AbsurdPress.com ) -- An evangelical web site has posted a story claiming the near-complete Republican sweep of Democrats on Election Day was actually the first public use of a top secret Pentagon weapons program reportedly ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00100.htm


16: Chuckman Cartoons: US Election 2004

Two post US Election 2004 cartoons from John Chuckman.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00101.htm


17: How George Bush Won the 2004 Presidential Election

Purging voter lists is just the beginning: the U.S. has embraced a form of electronic voting that is unreliable, unverifiable and funded by the radical Christian right.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0307/S00147.htm


18: Questions for Oral Answer 9 November 2004

1. MARC ALEXANDER to the Minister of Justice: How much funding has the Government committed to Youth Law through the Legal Services Agency, and is that funding likely to continue beyond the current contract?

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PA0411/S00201.htm


19: Hartmann: The Ultimate Felony Against Democracy

The hot story in the Blogosphere is that the ''erroneous'' exit polls that showed Kerry carrying Florida and Ohio (among other states) weren't erroneous at all - it was the numbers produced by paperless voting machines that were wrong, and Kerry ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00082.htm


20: U.S. Election Integrity Flaw Discovered At Diebold

Recently, technicians and programmers for Diebold Election Systems, the company that supplied every single voting machine for the surprising 2002 results in the state of Georgia, the company that is preparing to convert the state of Maryland to its ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0302/S00052.htm


21: Toyota takes overall honours in EnergyWise Rally

The Toyota Prius hybrid of Chris Amon and Sarah Burke has taken outright victory in EnergyWise Rally 2004 with the remarkable fuel consumption figure of 4.02L / 100km (70.3 mpg). Second place overall was a dead heat between the similar car of Brian ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/SC0411/S00021.htm


22: Public Address 08/11/04 - Rage, Hubbub & Adoration

America has re-elected its president. Well, as Forrest Gump said, that's all I have to say about that. Other than this. When it all went down television's Jane Young breathlessly informed us the election proved America was a deeply conservative country...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00105.htm


23: Bob Fitrakis: Did Kerry Concede Too Soon?

Why did a voting machine in Republican Gahanna, Ohio report 4,258 votes for George W. Bush when only 638 people cast votes at the New Life Church polling site?

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00095.htm


24: Queen Confirmed Non-Intervention

Te Waka O Nga Mokopuna Ki Aotearoa (TWONMKA ), the vehicle embracing all grandchildren in Aotearoa, New Zealand, announced today that a personal Letter of Request 1858, from Queen Victoria to every Maori throughout the land, written on Her behalf by ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0411/S00082.htm


25: Kerry Concedes A Majority Are Jackasses

Ship of Fools-- Former presidential candidate John Kerry, while magnanimous in his official concession speech, has since had time to reflect on his loss and has now taken a less concilliatory tone.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00117.htm


26: The Letter - Monday 8 November 2004

The Letter predicted George Bush's victory, we said 52-48%, it was 51-48%. We also predicted correctly the Republicans would increase their majority in Congress.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PA0411/S00195.htm


27: Bev Harris: Diebold End-Runs Around Certification

If certification isn't being done properly, the whole house of cards falls. Below are actual copies of internal Diebold memos which show that uncertified software is being used in elections, and that Diebold programmers intentionally end-run the ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0309/S00150.htm


28: Images: Lord Of The Rings Exhibition At Te Papa

In anticipation of the release of The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, the central instalment in writer/director/producer Peter Jackson's epic trilogy based on the J.R.R. Tolkien masterpiece, Te Papa proudly announces a world exclusive and a bold ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/CU0210/S00234.htm


29: Sludge Report #164 - Vote Fraud 2004 - WTF!!!

In This Edition: Today Was Stolen Election Action Day : Show Me The Votes or Where Did George Suddenly Get 11 Million New Friends : Thinking The Unthinkable – If We Vote Fraud Theorists Are Correct : & Much More

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00124.htm


30: Daniel Patrick Welch: Arma-geddon Sick of You

Bush's Sword of Damocles is poised above the people and city of Fallujah, ready to wreak the pent-up wrath his addled brain thinks his tainted election victory permits.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00103.htm

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