Paperless electronic voting machines are sometimes referred to as a "black box," but a "black hole" would be more like it. Like a black hole, once the true intention of your vote goes in, there is no way for it to escape - no paper confirmation, no audit system, and no way to identify a problem and fix it. But unlike a real black hole - electronic voting machines are so not cool.
Clip from UNCOUNTED: The New Math of American Elections, a documentary by Emmy award-winning director David Earnhardt. UNCOUNTED shows how the election fraud that changed the outcome of the 2004 election led to even greater fraud in 2006 - and now looms as an unbridled threat to the 2008 election.