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Monday, November 03, 2003

1913 Ballot

Jake Beckley and Lave Cross are the top newcomers, joining top holdovers Bid McPhee and Cal McVey. Only one will get in, who will it be?

Joey Numbaz (Scruff) Posted: November 03, 2003 at 05:13 PM | 111 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   101. John (You Can Call Me Grandma) Murphy Posted: November 10, 2003 at 10:40 PM (#518885)
Oh well, let's leave him in the HOM anyway. Who will notice?

Not too many people since there would be a huge exodus from the project. :-)
   102. Devin has a deep burning passion for fuzzy socks Posted: November 10, 2003 at 11:00 PM (#518886)
Not Joe - my numbers match what you're saying, but you might be forgetting the top-of-the-ballot bonus.
   103. Howie Menckel Posted: November 10, 2003 at 11:40 PM (#518888)
Jason was

Bennett
   104. sean gilman Posted: November 11, 2003 at 06:40 AM (#518893)
I'd send you mine, but it's a really big file (i've all the results since 1898 on there) and my counts are usually off by 4-5 votes here or there. . .
   105. DanG Posted: November 11, 2003 at 02:01 PM (#518896)
Of course, he won't be born for another thirty years.

Ah, the Good Old days!
   106. DanG Posted: November 11, 2003 at 02:19 PM (#518897)
Of course, he won't be born for another thirty years.

Ah, the Good Old days!
   107. karlmagnus Posted: November 11, 2003 at 02:34 PM (#518898)
If McLoser has McLost owing to the ballot of the Chief Returning Officer, cast 19 1/2 hours after the polls are supposed to have closed, I'd have to say he'd be entirely justified in litigating the reult to the Supremes :))

Fortunately the total dearth of plausible candidates in 1924-32, and the acceleration in our elections, should turn McLoser into a McWinner at that stage at the latest.
   108. John (You Can Call Me Grandma) Murphy Posted: November 11, 2003 at 02:40 PM (#518899)
The glove has beat the bat!
   109. John (You Can Call Me Grandma) Murphy Posted: November 11, 2003 at 03:59 PM (#518902)
Guys, let's keep the politics where it belongs at Clutch Hits. Okay?
   110. Howie Menckel Posted: November 11, 2003 at 04:10 PM (#518903)
Good point, John. I think a wisecrack reopened a wound, and no point in taking that well-traveled road again..
   111. RobC Posted: November 11, 2003 at 04:41 PM (#518904)
Politics?

The Boies reference was SCO v IBM, right? That aint politics. Much.
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