It’s not how many votes you get that counts but who gets to count the votes

Even blacks in Chicago are coming out against Obama and the Democrats. It could be a wave election, except for this:

Early voting just started last week in Maryland, but there are already accusations that some voting machines are changing Republican votes to Democrat.

There is a case to be made that Democrats – indeed any old standard issue politician of the left – are interested in not much else other than power for themselves and are not particularly fastidious about how they get it.