Slow drip drip drip process of democracy…

You might as well complain about the rain. STV, as compared with the lightening rod effect of last night’s Scottish revolution election, is long slow and cumbersome… It’s part of the problem with process, tallying, verifications…

Here’s the seemingly calamitous events in Cavan Monaghan in March, in the view of some of those stuck at the count centre at the time:

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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