In continuing Minnesota Senate Recount Madness, the Canvassing Board deemed “Lizard People” to be a real person, while a ballot for Brett Favre was judged a fake vote. This would be even funnier if the Lizard People didn’t take a vote away from Franken, but still. Democracy at work!
America’s favorite (and so far most accurate!) political statistician, Nate Silver, has predicted that Al Franken will win his recount by a mere 27 votes.
A few Senate races have come to that most dreaded of political results: the recount. Norm Coleman leads funnyman Al Franken by only a few hundred votes in MN, and GA may require recounts as well. Alaska remains too close to call, which, regardless of outcome, means a felon was this close to retaining his Senate seat. So I think that overall, Alaska can really feel good about itself this election. Read More ›