Didn't matter, he was running unopposed. It was a bit of schadenfreude on my part to see the Press impotent.
And it tickled my funny bone that the voters of Georgia rose to the occasion, casting 4,000 write-in ballots for Charles Darwin:
ATHENS, Ga. — Charles Darwin, the 19th century naturalist who laid the foundations for evolutionary theory, received more than 4,000 write-in votes in Athens-Clarke County in balloting for the 10th Congressional District seat retained Tuesday by five-year incumbent Republican Paul Broun.This is a story filled with delicious schadenfreude. Well done, voters of Athens, Georgia.
“I can’t ever remember seeing a (write-in ballot) report that long,” Athens-Clarke County Elections Supervisor Gail Schrader said after releasing the write-in numbers to news media Thursday morning.