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Old News: Did Nader Cost Gore the Election?

Many of us who are frustrated & upset that Bush was appointed president in 2000 have a particular outlet for their frustration: Nader’s 2000 campaign and the folks who voted for him, particularly those thousands in Florida.

I have little patience with this, and since those frustrations are still being aired today, I’m aiming to keep a little list of just why, exactly, Bush was appointed president, and why Gore wasn’t. (And if you want to think about who to blame, blame these folks.)

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