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Should deaf be allowed to vote for American Idol?

"A statement issued Wednesday by Fox read, "the producers and network apologize to our hearing-impaired viewers for any confusion, and the situation was immediately corrected for our tape-delayed West Coast broadcast."

http://www.cnn.com/2005/SHOWBIZ/TV/05/12/idol.ap/index.html

I mean it is a singing contest. Kinda like having brail buttons at the drive up ATM machines.

ETA: I know all of them may not be totally deaf. :D
 
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I think American Idol is GREAT! When the list the number of total votes we find out the number of idiots with a tv and a cell phone in America!

Just because they are hearing impaired, lets let the vote of those idiots count too!
 

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Hey let's not discriminate!

We let the deaf and dumb write and pass legislation in this country.

Equality for all! [roll]
 

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I can't remember right off who the nominee and senator were, but I recall a Supreme Court nominee who, during the confirmation hearings, was pretty well established as having a mediocre record. One senator, in a valiant attempt to support the nominee started that there were a lot constituants who were mediocre as well, and they certainly deserved some representation. [roll] It didn't help either the nominee or the senator.

Ken
 
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