Stack Overflow Moderator Election 2011

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Loading ballots from file so2.stv.
Ballot file contains 12 candidates and 5005 ballots.
Ballot file contains 5005 non-empty ballots.

Counting votes for Stack Overflow Moderator Election 2011 using Meek STV.
12 candidates running for 4 seats.

Round BoltClock Stu Thompson ircmaxell awoodland Brad Larson OMG Ponies NullUserException casperOne Anna Lear Justin 'jjnguy' Nelson George Stocker Jeremy Banks Exhausted Surplus Threshold
1 598.000000 206.000000 155.000000 216.000000 434.000000 604.000000 562.000000 622.000000 772.000000 437.000000 210.000000 189.000000 0.000000 0.000000 1001.000001
Count of first choices.
2 626.000000 209.000000 219.000000 444.000000 619.000000 584.000000 630.000000 797.000000 447.000000 216.000000 196.000000 18.000000 0.000000 997.400001
Count after eliminating ircmaxell and transferring votes. All losing candidates are eliminated.
3 641.000000 219.000000 235.000000 461.000000 632.000000 609.000000 645.000000 823.000000 474.000000 225.000000 41.000000 0.000000 992.800001
Count after eliminating Jeremy Banks and transferring votes. All losing candidates are eliminated.
4 656.000000 251.000000 470.000000 649.000000 639.000000 677.000000 858.000000 492.000000 248.000000 65.000000 0.000000 988.000001
Count after eliminating Stu Thompson and transferring votes. All losing candidates are eliminated.
5 676.000000 269.000000 495.000000 669.000000 666.000000 703.000000 892.000000 529.000000 106.000000 0.000000 979.800001
Count after eliminating George Stocker and transferring votes. All losing candidates are eliminated.
6 696.000000 521.000000 692.000000 695.000000 733.000000 935.000000 558.000000 175.000000 0.000000 966.000001
Count after eliminating awoodland and transferring votes. All losing candidates are eliminated.
7 800.000000 740.000000 746.000000 781.000000 1029.000000 615.000000 294.000000 86.799999 942.200001
Count after eliminating Brad Larson and transferring votes. All losing candidates are eliminated. Candidate Anna Lear has reached the threshold and is elected.
8 881.000000 793.000000 838.000000 868.000000 1150.000000 475.000000 243.999999 906.000001
Count after eliminating Justin 'jjnguy' Nelson and transferring votes. All losing candidates are eliminated.
9 914.947680 825.038123 875.978967 901.735507 906.001050 581.298673 68.463439 884.740266
Count after transferring surplus votes. Keep factors of candidates who have exceeded the threshold: Anna Lear, 0.787827. Candidates BoltClock and casperOne have reached the threshold and are elected.
10 890.693482 834.383579 886.956745 892.914431 889.616651 610.435112 44.529397 878.912978
Count after transferring surplus votes. Keep factors of candidates who have exceeded the threshold: BoltClock, 0.966985; casperOne, 0.981153; and Anna Lear, 0.769340. Candidate NullUserException has reached the threshold and is elected.

Winners are BoltClock, NullUserException, casperOne, and Anna Lear.