…State election officials randomly drew letters to determine the order of the recall ballot that could be choked with nearly 200 candidates for the special Oct. 7 election.
The first letter chosen was R, followed by W, Q and O.
The six-minute grab bag of letters seemed more like a lottery drawing than a routine process, which is done every election to help erase the estimated 5 percent advantage a candidate gets from being at the top of the ballot, Secretary of State Kevin Shelley said.
Well that certainly shows a lot of respect for the intelligence of the California Voter. Looks like five percent of Californians are qualified to move to Palm Beach, Fl and accidentally vote for Pat Buchanan.