Saturday, October 23, 2010

Political Minute: Would you vote for "Rich Whitey"?

News today out of Illinois, where the question of "Will you vote for Rich Whitey?" will be raised for voters in a few days. It seems a typo on electronic voting machines will result in Green Party candidate Rich Whitney being listed as Rich "Whitey". With many of the problematic machines in predominantly African-American districts, will this prove a major blow to his chances?

Read more here: http://www.mediaite.com/online/illinois-candidates-name-misspelled-as-rich-whitey-on-electronic-voting-machines/

11 comments:

  1. I don't think a last name is really gonna make people not vote for him...and if it does then they are really fucking dumb

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  2. Haha it probably will affect his votes. Unfortunate typo for him.

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  3. ewwwwwwww ouch lol @Liv u give too much credit to voters

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  4. Best name ever. He should keep it that way.

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  5. i'd take that for a name if i was a pimp.

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