I'm sort of an expert fetishist, so I've waited until now to post on the hard evidence for fraud in the Iranian elections. Mark Blumenthal, an expert I trust, points me to the conclusion of an expert he really trusts, Walter Mebane, whose sophisticated analysis of Ahmadinejad's totals over two elections suggest "moderately strong support for a diagnosis that the 2009 election was afflicted by significant fraud."

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