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This Prankster Turned a Vintage Voting Booth into a Drum Machine



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Enjoy this whacky attempt at taking the stuffiness out of this Presidential election season.

This article originally appeared on Fact Mag

Using the same voting booths infamously associated with the 2000 Bush vs. Gore Florida election debacle, an artist has crafted a strange musical instrument out of this year’s bleak election cycle.

Mike Richison, an artist and professor at New Jersey’s Monmouth University, loaded what he calls his Video Voto Matic with drum samples built from snippets of various political players including Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump, Bernie Sanders, and Barack Obama. When selected, the samples also trigger a video screen with the candidate forming a stuttering multi-sensory experience.

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