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"Before you know it as the years go by, you're just like other people you have seen, with all those peculiar human ailments. Just another vehicle for temper and vanity and rashness and all the rest. Who wants it? Who needs it? These things occupy the place where a man's soul should be." -- Henderson the Rain King

Thursday, January 06, 2005

Inside the Recount

This week's Seattle Weekly includes an interesting piece on the recount of the Washington gubernatorial election. The article was written by Karyn Quinlan, who participated as a Democratic partisan in the recount process. In her retelling, she provides a fascinating look into a day-in-the-life of a ballot counter, by retelling the events that happened during her time on the project.