Re: Fwd: Question re. audits in Wisconsin--6 sided dice, base 6

From: Jerry Lobdill <lobdillj_at_charter_dot_net>
Date: Wed Nov 08 2006 - 09:49:48 CST

Try explaining base 6 to the man on the street. Transparency is the reason.

At 09:17 PM 11/6/2006, ovc-discuss-request@listman.sonic.net wrote:
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>Yeah TAR would be dandy. In NM the random recount law is still in
>flux because techincally the laws on the books are
>contradictory. I'm hoping when the law is amended we can redifine
>random to include TAR. (recounts required in 2007, but opening the
>ballot box for the recount may still be illegal. oops)
>
>So if you are still fighting for random counts here's a bit of
>strategy advice. TAR takes too long to explain when you're
>struggling just to get the word "recount" in the media and infront
>of legislators. Just argue for recounts, and then go talk to the
>two guys that actually write the words in the bill and get them to
>write it so that TAR is not foreclosed by the meaning of
>"random". Focus on getting TAR to be an SOS policy and worry about
>making it law later.
>
>As for ten sided dice.... Why not plain old 6 sided dice. Ever
>heard of base 6?

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