pylint #51261 AttributeError: 'NoneType' object has no attribute 'split' [rejected]

running pylint against mollyproject/demos/molly_oxford/apps/results/views.py results in this error.
mollyproject can be found at https://github.com/mollyproject/mollyproject/

rpm -q pylint
pylint-0.21.1-2.fc14.noarch

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