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Forgive me for saying it, but it appears that stealing votes and denying them in presidential elections is--shall we say?--"situational." where liberal outrage is concerned.

In 2004, liberals let the antiwar candidate Ralph Nader fight a combined effort by Democratic Party operatives and Republican law firms with nary a wimper. The ACLU was silent.

For those who have forgotten or never cared, here is my short take on that anti-civil rights campaign: "An Election Day Look at Kerry's Undemocratic War Against the Nader Campaign."