Tuesday, September 14, 2004
Howard after the 66.6% debate said, Oh I'm glad the worm doesn't have a vote. Ach, Media Dragon is glad the webdiarists are casting over 400 solid observations not just on the election lottery, but also about the days after the elections. (smile)
Eye on Politics & Law Lords: Who Left the Wormish Door Open? The 'great' debate
In which John Howard and Mark Latham trade blows on terrorism, the economy health, education, truth in government and the PM's future plans. And in which Channel Nine's 'worm' awards victory to Latham by 66.6 per cent to 33.3 per cent, though many saw it as a tighter bout.
The 66.6-33.3 split is apparently the exact same score by which the 'worm' awarded Kim Beazley a win over Howard in 2001.
• Poll Vault searched high and low and concluded with a question ... Better the devil you know? [A View From Nadia Farha Matt Liddy ]
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• · · Robert Corr writes: Okay, I expected the "green hair = rigged audience" nonsense from Tim Blair's gaggle of goons, but not from Andrew Norton. As someone pointed out elsewhere, the number of elderly ladies in the audience far outweighed the one guy who dyed his hair. So even if you're going to make absurd generalisations about voting intentions, you'd have to conclude that the audience was stacked in Howard's favour
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