We had a rumour in earlier that fake ballots had been discovered in Newry. It turns out that this was simply people using some of the sample ballot papers given them by party activists to show them how to vote, instead of the validated paper.
Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty