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8/18/2018
11:00 AM
John Klossner
John Klossner
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Cartoon: Hack the Vote

John Klossner has been drawing technology cartoons for more than 15 years. His work regularly appears in Computerworld and Federal Computer Week. His illustrations and cartoons have also been published in The New Yorker, Barron's, and The Wall Street Journal. Web site: ...
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REISEN1955
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REISEN1955,
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9/7/2018 | 12:30:44 PM
Re; Amazon cards
It says reisen55 won an Amazon card a few postings back but never received it.
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
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8/29/2018 | 10:59:07 PM
Putin
Setting aside the humor for a second, this situation could arguably happen without a hack. There's a certain popular romance to Putin in some circles this side of the pond (albeit that popularity was more pronounced in the Obama days). If the actual candidates were atrocious enough, a write-in like this could win.

In any case, I doubt Putin would take the job, so no worries there. ;)

There's probably also a birth-certificate joke in here somewhere, too...
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
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8/29/2018 | 10:55:55 PM
Re: Spellcheck
In Soviet Russia, President picks you!
Joe Stanganelli
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Joe Stanganelli,
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8/29/2018 | 10:55:01 PM
Re: Spellcheck
@John: Or not a mistake. Hackers and Internet trolls aren't necessarily known for their impeccable spelling. ;)
REISEN1955
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REISEN1955,
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8/27/2018 | 9:36:28 AM
Re: Spellcheck
Our candidate won 96% of the vote and systems says we still lost?
jklossner
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jklossner,
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8/21/2018 | 3:22:11 PM
Re: Spellcheck
oops. You're right. My mistake. JK
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cybersavior,
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8/21/2018 | 2:53:26 PM
Spellcheck
"Vladimir", rather.
Marilyn Cohodas
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Marilyn Cohodas,
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8/20/2018 | 8:34:30 AM
Start your day with a smile
--  John Klossner's latest cartoon!
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jrig1842,
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8/20/2018 | 8:15:20 AM
Da Comrade!
At least it solves the National Anthem issue once and for all.
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