December 20, 2004 1:33 PM   Subscribe

The Diebold Variations. Yes, I'm in a one-trick pony mood.
posted by Pretty_Generic (11 comments total)
Nice notion, but the axe-grinding overshadows the clever.

"Because wit and charm can only take you so far" made me chuckle in a ruthlessly anti-W sort of way, though.
posted by cortex at 1:51 PM on December 20, 2004

Those are amusing. However, if you make a USElectionFraudFilter post tomorrow, you'll win the Troutfishing Memorial Axe Nubbin.
posted by Sidhedevil at 1:53 PM on December 20, 2004

"Oh, no, more axe-filter!"


"Oh, waitaminute, that was actually good."
posted by Bugbread at 1:59 PM on December 20, 2004 [1 favorite]

Those were great! Thanks.
posted by 3.2.3 at 2:27 PM on December 20, 2004

Yeah, I'm no fan of ElectionFilter, but these are damn funny. "In cyberspace, no one can hear you vote" -- heh!
posted by languagehat at 2:42 PM on December 20, 2004

That's the first thing since the election that's got me to laugh about the election. Thanks.
posted by Wolfdog at 2:43 PM on December 20, 2004

Dammit, I hate it when I'm the curmudgeon.
posted by cortex at 2:47 PM on December 20, 2004

Bismarck was right! Bratwurst are delicious!
posted by Steve_at_Linnwood at 2:47 PM on December 20, 2004

Once I'd dried my eyes from crying over another electionfilter post, I actually enjoyed the link. Thanks, please stop. (Wait, that doesn't sound right...)
posted by cosmonik at 2:50 PM on December 20, 2004

Oh, and Pretty_Generic, you will now eternally be my rival, as I have been waiting for serendipity to strike for a good first post idea, and I knew about this site and just assumed I learned about it on Mefi first, so I didn't use it. D'oh!
posted by Bugbread at 3:01 PM on December 20, 2004 [1 favorite]

Ah... Arch enemies...

Just another added benefit of (Metafilter-Neoconism-Everquest II-Diebold-Halluburton)
posted by Balisong at 3:10 PM on December 20, 2004

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