Message from discussion 11 Days Till Obama Reelection
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From: Neolibertarian <cognac...@gmail.com>
Subject: Re: 11 Days Till Obama Reelection
Date: Sat, 27 Oct 2012 20:48:45 -0500
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In article <f5co8851fc5u7um5fd5hmlgfkcn0o9h...@4ax.com>,
> On Sat, 27 Oct 2012 12:48:55 -0500, Neolibertarian
> <cognac...@gmail.com> wrote:
> >Who do you imagine took the Florida Election of 2000 to court? The
> The FLORIDA law that gave the RIGHT to a recount was done for proven
> problems in the Precincts they sued under.
The law gives the right for a recount. Statewide, of course.
Why would anyone want a recount only in counties they'd already WON?
Does that make any sense whatsoever?
> The problems have been proven.
It's a can of worms to launch a lawsuit like that.
Say what you want about Richard Nixon, but he was faced with the same
decision: to litigate or not litigate a razor close election. He chose
Winning such suits, after your opponent was already declared the
winner... well, that won't gain you a damned thing.
Once you're willing to litigate the outcome, no one wins. You lose. Your
opponent loses. And We the People lose.
Thanks to Gore's blind ambitions and unbridled conceit, we all lost.
"Global Warming: It ain't the heat, it's the stupidity."