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With election day right around the corner, I wonder to myself what the outcome will be, and if it will be a fabricated outcome or not. The electronic voting machines are hardly reliable, and part of me wonders if the votes here in Utah will be tampered.
Impossible, you say? Watch this video and then tell me if you still think so:
It happened in Ohio. It can happen in Utah. To feel better about not letting my vote be hacked, I ordered an absentee ballot for this election. We’ll soon see what the outcome of all of this is…
UPDATE: ArsTechnica has a great article on this subject: “Primary and early e-voting problems point to gathering storm”