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Evidence Mounts That the Vote May Have Been Hacked

Thom Hartmann of Common Dreams makes the case for fixed election results in swing states where optical scanners were used.
The full text for this story is at < http://www.commondreams.org/views04/1106-30.htm>> Is this a realistic scenario? Given that two students at Swathmore exposed the programming flaws in the Diebold software prior to the election, I would think monitors at each county supervisor office would be able to detect a fixed cut and paste in the program. I ain't a computer hacker so don't know if source code could be remotely accessed and manipulated. I invite comments from knowlegeable computer persons whether this is a realistic fear.
this Thom Hartmann Article Published TWICE Before on Current 07.Nov.2004 19:41

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Maybe someone would be willing to start gathering all the articles of evidence together in one place, one updated thread...

ohio again 07.Nov.2004 20:54

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In Miami County, with 100% of the precincts reporting at 9am EST Wednesday, Nov. 3, Bush had 20,807 votes (65.80%) and Kerry had 10,724 (33.92%). Miami reported 31,620 voters. Inexplicably, nearly 19,000 new ballots were added after all precincts reported, boosting Bush's vote to 33,039 (65.77%) to Kerry's 17,039 (33.92%). CASE is investigating why the percentage of the vote stayed exactly the same to three one-hundredths of a percentage point after nearly 19,000 new ballots were added. CASE members speculate that it's either a long-shot coincidence with the last three digits remaining the same, or that someone had pre-set a database and programmed a voting machine to cough up a pre-set percentage of votes. Miami County uses an easily hackable optical scanner with the central counter provided by the Republican-linked vendor ES&S.

"Enemies of We the People" and "Enemies of the State" 07.Nov.2004 23:25 07.Nov.2004 23:32

LetItBurn link

It is time that we start making a LIST !!
At the top of this list should be:

Diebold Election Systems
 http://www.diebold.com/dieboldes/contact.htm

They are enemies of "We the People" and by extention "Enemies of the State" and
they MUST be destroyed by ANY and ALL means possible. These are people that believe in the POWER of Example and this is the ONLY message that they will UNDERSTAND. So it is time to let the Cyberspace Gremblins do there work and for the rest of us to find creative ways to bring down the Fascists !

Added to this list should be:

Election Systems & Software, Inc. (ES&S)
 http://www.essvote.com/HTML/home.html

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.
 http://www.sbgi.net/

"Enemies of We the People" and "Enemies of the State" 07.Nov.2004 23:25 07.Nov.2004 23:35

LetItBurn link

It is time that we start making a LIST !!
At the top of this list should be:

Diebold Election Systems
 http://www.diebold.com/dieboldes/contact.htm

They are enemies of "We the People" and by extention "Enemies of the State" and
they MUST be destroyed by ANY and ALL means possible. These are people that believe in the POWER of Example and this is the ONLY message that they will UNDERSTAND. So it is time to let the Cyberspace Gremblins do there work and for the rest of us to find creative ways to bring down the Fascists !

Added to this list should be:

Election Systems & Software, Inc. (ES&S)
 http://www.essvote.com/HTML/home.html

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc.
 http://www.sbgi.net/

just a little info 08.Nov.2004 06:15

helper

"I ain't a computer hacker so don't know if source code could be remotely accessed and manipulated."

no remote access or source code hacking needed. all it takes is opening one file on the machine in notepad and add a one line script.

if you want to make the fraud a little harder to detect you just
add a couple of more lines, making the script add/remove votes in
a more irregular way.

then save the file again and your candidate will "win".