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

1: Complete US Exit Poll Data Confirms Net Suspicions

Scoop.co.nz is delighted to be able today to publish a full set of 4pm exit poll data for the first time on the Internet since the US election. The data emerged this evening NZT in a post on the Democratic Underground website under the forum name ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00227.htm


2: 47 State Exit Poll Analysis Confirms Swing Anomaly

" In the 12 critical states (CO,FL,MI,MN,NE,NV,NH,NM,OH,PA,WI,IA) the average discrepancy was a 2.5% red shift (= total movement of 5.0%), nearly twice that in the safe states. " - Jonathan Simon

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00142.htm


3: Vincent L Guarisco: Breaking The Trance

As the Bush administration lurches on, scarcely questioned, it will be all but impossible to inform our fellow citizens of the many horrific injustices that plague our society.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00214.htm


4: 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


5: 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


6: NEWSFLASH: Former ACT MP Donna Awatere Huata Loses

ACT MP Donna Awatere-Huata appears to have lost her bid to stay in Parliament till the next election. Ms Awatere was booted out of the ACT Party after she was charged by the Serious Fraud Office over payments made by her Pipi Foundation educational ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00231.htm


7: Sludge Report #165 – US M3 Growth Stops (Again)

IN THIS EDITION: No US M3 Growth Since June 2004 - Is There A Vulnerability In The US Mortgage Market?

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00211.htm


8: 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


9: Images: Maori Party Pickets PM’s Electorate Office

A Northern faction of the Maori Party, led by Titiwhai Harawira is picketing Prime Minister Helen Clark’s electorate office in protest against the Government’s foreshore and seabed bill. Earlier this morning an axe was embedded in the Prime Minister’s ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00230.htm


10: 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


11: Rocket Attacks Fired From Southern Lebanon

The United Nations envoy to Southern Lebanon today expressed his serious concern over repeated violations of the line marking Israel's withdrawal from the area after two rockets were fired from the Lebanese side on Monday.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/WO0411/S00188.htm


12: Explaining the 2004 Election Disaster To Europeans

Thank you for your long, handwritten letter (don't see many of those these days). Yes, I know that our election and our vote-counting process do not make sense to you citizens of Europe. But I'll try to answer your questions as best as I can -- ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00225.htm


13: Daniel Hopsicker: The Big Fix 2004 (Part 1)

An investigation into the surprisingly-sordid history of America’s “election services industry” has revealed that executives and owners of the two largest companies, E S & S and Sequoia Pacific, have been convicted of bribery and suborning public officials ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00223.htm


14: 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


15: PREBBLE And Ors V HUATA SC SC CIV 9/2004 – 18 Nov

JUDGMENT OF THE COURT A The appeal is allowed. B The order made in the Court of Appeal prohibiting delivery of the proposed notice to the Speaker of the House of Representatives is discharged.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0411/S00157.htm


16: Amb. OAS - World Affairs Council of San Antonio

Ambassador John F. Maisto, U.S. Permanent Representative to the Organization of American States Remarks to the World Affairs Council of San Antonio San Antonio, TX November 5, 2004

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/WO0411/S00193.htm


17: Richard William Prebble & Ors V Donna Awatere Huat

This summary is provided to assist in the understanding of the Court’s judgment. It does not comprise part of the reasons for that judgment. The full judgment with reasons is the only authoritative document. The full text of the judgment and reasons ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0411/S00156.htm


18: Appointments to the Human Rights Review Tribunal

Associate Justice Minister Margaret Wilson today announced the appointment of nine new members to the Human Rights Review Tribunal panel.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PA0411/S00402.htm


19: Sea Shepherd Targets Japanese Dolphin Slaughter

Dolphins are slaughtered in Taiji and Futo this week, estimated 20,000 more will meet similar fate by March 2005

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0411/S00145.htm


20: Scoop Images: Prebble vs Huata - Judgment Day

Today in the Supreme Court, Chief Justice, Sian Elias stated that Donna Awatere Huata's actions had led to her present status as an independent MP. By continuing in Parliament Ms Awatere-Huata was effectively distorting the proportionality of ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00232.htm


21: Settlers Burn Palestinian Olive Groves

Settlers Burn Palestinian Olive Groves Israeli Army Declares Closed Military Zone Internationals and Palestinians Threatened, Refuse to Leave

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/WO0411/S00200.htm


22: 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


23: Pierre-Richard Prosper: War Crimes in the 21st C.

Pierre-Richard Prosper, Ambassador-at-Large for War Crimes Issues Remarks at Pepperdine University Malibu, California October 26, 2004

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/WO0411/S00206.htm


24: Powell Remarks to the Press En Route to Chile

QUESTION: Could you begin by giving us an overview of the trip and what you hope to achieve on these various stops?

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/WO0411/S00209.htm


25: Emergency Protest Against Iraq Occupation

GPJA is organising an emergency protest outside the US Consulate in Customs Street this Friday at 5pm.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0411/S00139.htm


26: Musicians Band Together for Ahmed Zaoui

Ahmed Zaoui may not be able to hear the music from his cell in Mt Eden Remand Prison, but that won't stop some of Auckland's best-known artists from performing a fundraising concert in his honour, at the Kings Arms, on Sunday 21 November.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0411/S00020.htm


27: Where The Hell Are The Democrats & John Kerry?

Columbus, Ohio - Hour after hour the testimonies are the same: angry Ohioans telling of vicious Republican manipulation and de facto intimidation that disenfranchised tens of thousands and probably cost the Democrats the election.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00235.htm


28: Images: Departing LOTR Stars Meet Their Planes

The Lord of the Ring's stars come face to face with themselves on the side of Air NZ planes as they bid New Zealand goodbye at Wellington Airport before boarding the Air New Zealand 767 emblazoned with giant images of the characters Aragorn and Arwen.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/BU0312/S00024.htm


29: Police report a death without a body

Police are taking the very unusual step in reporting the death of John Tam to the Coroner without a body or any idea of how he died - eight years after he went missing from the Tidal Road market gardens in Mangere.

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/PO0411/S00152.htm


30: PM’s ‘Calculator’ Increases Don’t Look So Large

At her Monday press conference , a busy Helen Clark claimed to have done some ''brief work with a pocket calculator this morning, before I did my first radio interview at half past six'', working out how much benefit families would get from the Working ...

http://www.scoop.co.nz/mason/stories/HL0411/S00229.htm


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