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An Interesting Observation

One of the things which has escaped notice in the penumbra emanating from the
lacrosse case is an interesting statistical point: in the primary, Mike
Nifong got 11,168 votes. In the petition to get his name on the ballot,
Lewis Cheek says he's gotten about 10,000 signatures.

To put it in another light, about one out of 18 people in Durham signed the