posted on May, 13 2014 @ 05:55 PM
While the nominees of both political parties are of course determined by powerful interests extraneous to the parties themselves—which
party will end up winning a given election really comes down to one single factor:
Whoever does a better job of tampering with the:
electronic ballot scripts
, in the case of DREs†
or the Audit Logs from the Central Tabulators
, in the case of both DREs and digital
) DRE => Direct-Recording Electronic voting machines.
) To the extent that the technically-minded reader may be desiring of more insight with regards to the machinations
involved in such garden-variety election fraud: I will just toss out the example of the hypothetical electoral subversion of a mid-sized metropolitan
statistical region of medium strategic-importance; which uses the very common ES&S Premier Election Systems, “Diebold” hardware.
Now, in this case, you will need approximately $100k (cash
is fine). You will hand said payment to the person who will be
responsible for seeing that the following three
things get replaced/overwritten:
- the election's AccuBasic (‘ABasic’) script file
***HINT*** it has a file extension of “.abs”
- The .abs file's corresponding compiled object file
***HINT*** it has a file extension of “.abo”
- The “abasic.ini” file.
Repeat as necessary in swing states and …
Last but not least,
don't forget to act surprised when they announce the tabulated results!
edit on 13-5-2014 by 3mperorConstantinE because: (no reason