Battlepanda: Gerrymander-B-Gone


Always trying to figure things out with the minimum of bullshit and the maximum of belligerence.

Wednesday, May 11, 2005


Matt Yglesias floats an interesting idea to confound efforts to gerrymander votes by adapting a lottery system where the percentage of votes a candidate garner becomes the percentage likelihood that they will win. Obviously, it's unworkable for many reasons, yet is it really any more unreasonable than the system we have now?