SATX From United States of America, joined Apr 2005, 2840 posts, RR: 6
Reply 3, posted (9 years 7 months 1 week 3 days 19 hours ago) and read 1162 times:
This sounds a bit far-fetched to me. It seems like there would be much easier ways to buy votes than this. Heck, just drum up some dead voter's names if you have to. I'm a hard-core cynical pessimist, and yet this story has my BS meter bouncing off the chart. It's the kind of story that just sounds a little too... fabricated.
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Well, Channel 13 (the Houston ABC affiliate) is not known for their journalistic virtues, a la many local news channels anywhere. This story has yet to appear elsewhere – the Houston Chronicle, CNN, other local channels, etc.