Florida finals: 2,912,790 Bush 2,912,253 Gore 5825043 TOTAL Times 30 Seconds To Count Per Vote (average from Fox News) = 174751290 Seconds OR 2912521.5 Minutes OR 48542.025 Hours OR 2022.584375 24 Hour Man Days OR 5393.5583333333333333333333333333 9 Hour Man Days Assuming we start on Nov 28th 2000, we have until Dec. 12, 2000 (Electoral College Meets) to count, OR 14 days. 5393.6 days = round to 5394 days How many men would it take to do the count in 14 days? It would take 1 man 5394 days, working 9 hour per day, to count all votes It would take _x_ men 14 days, working 9 hour per day, to count all votes 5825043 votes / 5394 days = 1079.9115 (round to 1080) votes counted per day. 5394 / 14 = 385.28571 (386 guys) x counting 1080( 14 ) = 5825043 x counting 15120 = 5825043 x=5825043/15120=385.25416 (round to 386) 386 men * 1080 votes per day * 14days = 5836320 Then multiply by 3, reviewers for each ballot - democrat, republican and observer. 386 X 3 = 1158 (democrat, republican, observer) 1158 people counting for 9 hours a day for 14 days could count the entire state of florida. Some definitions to keep in mind: Main Entry: deśmocśraścy Pronunciation: di-'m,-kr&-sE Function: noun Inflected Form(s): plural -cies Etymology: Middle French democratie, from Late Latin democratia, from Greek dEmokratia, from dEmos + -kratia -cracy Date: 1576 1 a : government by the people; especially : rule of the majority b : a government in which the supreme power is vested in the people and exercised by them directly or indirectly through a system of representation usually involving periodically held free elections Main Entry: reśpubślic Pronunciation: ri-'p&-blik Function: noun Etymology: French r,publique, from Middle French republique, from Latin respublica, from res thing, wealth + publica, feminine of publicus public -- more at REAL, PUBLIC Date: 1604 1 a (1) : a government having a chief of state who is not a monarch and who in modern times is usually a president (2) : a political unit (as a nation) having such a form of government b (1) : a government in which supreme power resides in a body of citizens entitled to vote and is exercised by elected officers and representatives responsible to them and governing according to law (2) : a political unit (as a nation) having such a form of government c : a usually specified republican government of a political unit
"The margin of victory is smaller than the margin of error of our vote-counting technology."
- Charles Krauthammer, The Washington Post, 11/28/2000 in the article titled, "Time For Gore To Give It Up"
AIKODUDE CALLS FOR GORE TO CONCEDE! THANKS AL!