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    La Paz has put on 30000 plus votes today.... huh?!

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    Quote Originally Posted by elsiegee40 View Post
    La Paz has put on 30000 plus votes today.... huh?!
    There is some chat on Twitter about voting discrepancies. I'm not into Twitter or Spanish, so none the wiser.

    They have added as many votes today as they got through most of the contest.
    Last edited by creese; 7th November 2013 at 05:02 PM.

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    Woo.. they have really jumped ahead today!

    BUST -Breast Cancer Care Charity needs your vote!!-edugeek.jpg

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    Looks like a no hoper. Another 10000 votes for La Paz in the last hour or so

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    They have almost double the Bristol votes now!

    BUST -Breast Cancer Care Charity needs your vote!!-edugeek.jpg
    Last edited by Devontechie; 7th November 2013 at 09:59 PM.

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    I have voted this morning, but they have decided not to display how many votes each contestant has any more. Keep voting folks!

    http://www.pinkglovedance.eu/videos/...t-care-centre/

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    Voted three times again this morning - not sure this is making any difference though - seems very random

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    Voted today.

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    You guys just made The local news on BBC Breakfast.

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    Voted this morning

    On a side note saw this last night and it is the most inspiring thing I have ever seen. Kinda wish I had done something like that last year when it was my turn

    Woman's inspiring pre double mastectomy Beyonce dance - YouTube

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    Quote Originally Posted by Rawns View Post
    You guys just made The local news on BBC Breakfast.
    Really???

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    Quote Originally Posted by elsiegee40 View Post
    I have voted this morning, but they have decided not to display how many votes each contestant has any more. Keep voting folks!

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    There is an investigation into the voting.

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    The latest is that the winners will be announced at the end of this week. Why so long when they say they stand by the votes recieved.

    A lot of bad feeling in Bristol, regardless of our placing, about the sudden unannounced hiding of votes and the suggestions of improper voting which was then denied by Medline.

    Thanks to all those who voted I'm sure we will get 2nd place and we all did it for a good cause. Next time I'll arrange fundraising rather than give Medline publicity.

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    I suspect that they do not have the technology to prove improper voting in the same way as they did not have the technology to prevent improper voting. I suspect that they will think hard before launching a competition with an online vote again.

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    Quote Originally Posted by elsiegee40 View Post
    I suspect that they do not have the technology to prove improper voting in the same way as they did not have the technology to prevent improper voting. I suspect that they will think hard before launching a competition with an online vote again.
    I'm not so sure. Maybe in Europe, maybe they don't know our history with Spain . It's about their 2nd or 3rd year in the US.

    I certainly don't think they had any idea what they were getting into.



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