Friday, March 05, 2004
Located via this posting to USENET.
Then the machine displayed this message:
"Recording Vote. Please Wait."
A couple of moments went by, then the machine displayed this final message:
"Vote Recorded, Thank You"
I waited for the output. Nothing happened. Ok, I guess I was done voting.
It would have been a wonderful experience except for one thing. There was something missing. Something very important.
There was no human-readable, physical evidence that my vote had been captured and stored the way that I had intended.