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Democracy Restored

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Jubilant with the election results, we met over beer to celebrate. Our candidate of choice had won. The first online voting had been a success, so we thought.

Local goons barged in. Held at point-blank range, we were dragged out.
In the van, we were handed laptops and data-cards.

The website was updated.
Democracy was restored.

Written by Sangfroid

March 27, 2010 at 1:21 pm

Posted in iWrite

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  1. brilliant. as usual.

    agentgreenglass

    March 28, 2010 at 12:03 am

  2. Danke 🙂

    Sangfroid

    March 28, 2010 at 7:41 pm

  3. Indeed! If they were smart techies they wud have simply spammed the server into not working or hacked it to modify the contents.. but being dumb ass that they are.. they simply dragged u guys out and forced to edit the option after the voting?

    Winnie the Poohi

    March 30, 2010 at 1:18 am

    • They were goons. Smart in their own way 🙂

      Sangfroid

      March 30, 2010 at 9:43 pm

  4. that was wicked.. and loved the last line.

    How on earth do you think of such things?

    Kunal

    March 30, 2010 at 12:56 pm

    • Thanks!

      This bred from a discussion about online voting on twitter 🙂

      Sangfroid

      March 30, 2010 at 9:44 pm

  5. Nice!

    notmanish

    March 30, 2010 at 4:23 pm


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