[EM] Gaming the Vote

Ted Stern araucaria.araucana at gmail.com
Fri Feb 3 15:51:35 PST 2012

On 30 Jan 2012 23:51:56 -0800, Kristofer Munsterhjelm wrote:
> On 01/31/2012 01:48 AM, Ted Stern wrote:
>> I've been thinking that one way to spread information about
>> alternative voting systems might be to gamify one or more systems.
> [...]
>> Has anyone out there in the EM communities thought about this?
> I saw someone made a game out of gerrymandering. Did it work to raise
> awareness of the problem of gerrymandering? I don't know, but its
> results might give more information of whether doing something like
> that with voting would work.

One reason I thought that a voting game had promise was this article:


If a silly game about clicking a cow can gain a following, wouldn't
something real have a chance?

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