From the Afghan Election to Virtual Alien Polls

 - Aug 26, 2009
As one monumental election came and passed this last year (the United States election…but you knew that) another one, the Afghan election, has also come and gone with a lot of buzz.

Elections are vital to a democracy and the Afghan election is an excellent step in the right direction for that country (hopefully…too soon to say). Through viciously long campaigns with quirky vote-grabbing ploys, it all comes down to that final ballot. Take a look at these election innovations, from the Afghan election to crowdsourced graffiti.