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Old 11-04-2012, 01:48 PM   #241
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Nate Silver in not the end all, be all
his record may be, should be better than any one poll.

His stats approach may support more correct answers more times than not, but the concept that a batter always swinging away will result in more scores than one bunting does not mean the right batter in the right situation is not better off bunting.
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Whatever the result Tuesday, we're all fucked.
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The Redskins lost, so Romney's going to win.
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Old 11-05-2012, 09:33 AM   #245
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Indy is just sad because America is not the land of "it could have been worse" and yet 47%, yes I said it, 47% of Americans seem content with that.
We all know who those 47% are, don't we?



Free-loading Republicans, it seems.
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Though there are many (500+) paths to the White House, it looks like the condensed version is simple enough.


And given all the chaos already going on in states like Florida and Ohio, please don't let it come down to them (or rather, for those states, "Please let it be a landslide").
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I would just like to wish everybody good luck and may the best man win.
I just want to tell you both good luck. We're all counting on you.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...&v=SmHeP9Sve48
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Apologies if this has already been posted, but...

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Old 11-05-2012, 12:01 PM   #249
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saw this the other day and laughed my ass off..
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hate to say it.. but it's NOT going to be a landslide..
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Old 11-05-2012, 12:46 PM   #251
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The electoral college will likely be a much bigger margin than the popular votes.
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agreed.

the GOP does seem to be doing their best to suppress the urban vote though.
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I think the fact that the GOP made a sudden strategy shift focusing on Pennsylvania and Minnesota shows that they realized that their hopes were slim and thought maybe they could pull a shocker in what has been considered a non swing state.
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I think the fact that the GOP made a sudden strategy shift focusing on Pennsylvania and Minnesota shows that they realized that their hopes were slim and thought maybe they could pull a shocker in what has been considered a non swing state.


they're trying to create the illusion perception of momentum.

McCain did this too.
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agreed.

the GOP does seem to be doing their best to suppress the urban vote though.
As per usual. I am shocked and dismayed at the situation in Florida. I live in Los Angeles and the longest I've ever waited to vote was 30 minutes. And this was in '08 in the morning rush. It's appalling to hear about 3-4 hour waits AGAIN.

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they're trying to create the illusion perception of momentum.

McCain did this too.
Agreed. I chuckled when my Mom forwarded me a blurb from Dick Morris talking about how they had so much momentum because Obama had pulled out of Florida and NC. I felt bad explaining why he did that.
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