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The Voice public voting scewed?

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The Voice public voting scewed?

I have to ask for what was going on with viewer voting on Saturday night.  Joelle as one of the bottom 2 for Will's team?  I had her and Jazz as the best of the night.  Ok for Toms team he had the 2 lowest voted for, but I can't make sense of Joelle being 4th/5th in the public votes for Wills team.
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Re: The Voice public voting scewed?

Does it matter.
Roll on the Olympic TV coverage.
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Re: The Voice public voting scewed?

Never watched it and never likely to.....The Voice I mean.
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@Gus
If it is not live and pre recorded that means when they open up the phone lines they cant be open for long
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Re: The Voice public voting scewed?

I think it's all too common knowledge that all the phone in voting things were scams a few years back along with the competitions. The TV channels claimed to have changed their ways but we only have their say so. There is nothing to prove they have.
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A few years back I worked for one of the companies that handled TV competition telephone traffic, and can assure you during the "lines open" period thousands and thousands of callers rang in, raising revenue for the TV production company and for the traffic company. Whether any notice is taken of the calls or if the result is pre-ordained is another matter.
We did watch the early "Voice" shows but got cheesed off with screeching female "singers"...why do these singers screech these days? not so much singing more screaming..
Gave up watching the programme, really don't care about it any more and don't miss it at all.
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Re: The Voice public voting scewed?

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Gave up watching the programme, really don't care about it any more and don't miss it at all.

That and all the other 'reality' TV shows.

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