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Sat May 15, 2021 9:25 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Election Constitution 2021
Replies: 42
Views: 3266

Re: Election Constitution 2021

2,833,000 votes cast, the government was projecting something over 7 million would likely vote.

that is not a lot left.
by admin
Sat May 15, 2021 9:23 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Election Constitution 2021
Replies: 42
Views: 3266

Re: Election Constitution 2021

more fun , a vocal de mesa was arrested smoking a jiont in a bathroom at a polling place, https://www.biobiochile.cl/noticias/nacional/region-de-valparaiso/2021/05/15/vocal-de-mesa-fue-detenido-por-fumar-marihuana-en-bano-de-local-de-votacion.shtml guess you got to do something during a slow voting ...
by admin
Sat May 15, 2021 9:19 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Election Constitution 2021
Replies: 42
Views: 3266

Re: Election Constitution 2021

they are reporting 19% of eligible voters have voted

around 40% of eligible voters in los condes.

so, so far does appear to be exactly what it appears. richer, more right leaning areas are voting in larger numbers.
by admin
Sat May 15, 2021 8:01 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Election Constitution 2021
Replies: 42
Views: 3266

Re: Election Constitution 2021

so I am not even sure how this math might work out, but it might be something like this: women have a reserve, and indigenous have a reserve. so, with a super low turn-out, typically favors the right, we could end-up with massive number of delegates that in fact received little to no votes, being el...
by admin
Sat May 15, 2021 7:52 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Election Constitution 2021
Replies: 42
Views: 3266

Re: Election Constitution 2021

Here is a fairly good coverage of what is going on, in the event someone does not know:
https://www.cfr.org/blog/chiles-constit ... -inclusion
by admin
Sat May 15, 2021 7:30 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Election Constitution 2021
Replies: 42
Views: 3266

Re: Election Constitution 2021

Yea, I am seeing a lot of comments on the web along the lines of "where are all the young people that wanted a new constitution"? The only large number of young people I am seeing, like under 35, seem to be because they were drafted to work at table. It also seems a lot of those did not show-up. Wel...
by admin
Sat May 15, 2021 5:06 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Election Constitution 2021
Replies: 42
Views: 3266

Re: Election Constitution 2021

so, I made a run to my local dumpsters today. I seen the super campaign move every mayor should make, if they do not want to be reelected: an overflowing dumpster on election day. 😆 I was chuckling all the way back, thinking about how many people stopped to throw garbage in there, on their way to go...
by admin
Sat May 15, 2021 3:13 pm
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Election Constitution 2021
Replies: 42
Views: 3266

Re: Election Constitution 2021

so far, on TV seems to be a lot of old people voting and not much else.
by admin
Sat May 15, 2021 1:36 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile
Replies: 3655
Views: 260596

Re: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile

Argentina clocked over 27,000 new cases, 600 deaths in the last 24 hours.

https://www.batimes.com.ar/news/argenti ... aths.phtml
by admin
Sat May 15, 2021 1:29 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile
Replies: 3655
Views: 260596

Re: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile

but, hey football must go on. Argentina and colombia will host copa america, starting on june 13th. that should end well. They are pushing over 150,000 deaths, at least, between the two of them, plus civil unrest, and little to no vaccination programs. https://www.batimes.com.ar/news/sports/coronavi...
by admin
Sat May 15, 2021 1:14 pm
Forum: Chile Crisis, Emergencies, Disasters
Topic: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile
Replies: 3655
Views: 260596

Re: coronavirus (COVID-19) in Chile

so, U.K. scientist are saying the Indan varient is 50% more transmissiable than the U.K. varient, making it as much as 200% more transmissable than the original covid varient from china. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=eO6oSJbBwbE but, hey we will see, as the U.S. cdc gives the all clear to a populati...
by admin
Sat May 15, 2021 10:12 am
Forum: Living in Chile
Topic: Election Constitution 2021
Replies: 42
Views: 3266

Re: Election Constitution 2021

Yea, I am going through the candidates one more time, and seeing a lot of extreme leftists hiding under "independent" or renamed leftist coalitions. Like they can not even own their own party affiliations. pretty much anyone with a "eco" green, bla, bla, bla environmental related party name is a FA ...