Re: elections

From: Brian D Williams (
Date: Mon Nov 13 2000 - 09:53:25 MST

From: Doug Jones <>

>Perzackly. Current practice polarizes the voters in such a way
>that the two-party system stays on top, and the closeness of this
>election will lead to cries of "Nader split the liberal vote and
>caused this mess!" (By that logic, Slick Wille's ascendancy was H.
>Wingnut Perot's fault.)
One of the things that caused the elder Bush to miss re-election
was his feud with the NRA. He turned on us, and we turned on him.

>Discover magazine has a *very* timely article on superior means of
>voting at

This is an excellent article, and has a pointer to a mathmatical
argument in favor of the electoral system that I've yet to digest.


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