[EM] Chris: If just one "B" voter ranks a 2nd choice in your MMPO example...

MIKE OSSIPOFF nkklrp at hotmail.com
Wed Jun 8 18:32:23 PDT 2005


Referring to your MMPO tie example:

If one of the 24 "B" voters ranks A in 2nd place, that ends the tie between 
B and C. Now there are 50 voters ranking A over C, but only 49 ranking A 
over B. C;s largest votes-against is now 50. B's largest votes-against is 
still 49. B wins.

As I said, MMPO's ties are based on an unrealistic assumption of uniform 

Mike Ossipoff

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