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« Reply #75 on: May 03, 2012, 07:59:47 am »
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All are Republicans except Steve, though the former 2 may not vote.
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« Reply #76 on: May 03, 2012, 08:20:38 am »
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Austin - as he's on the West Coast, Obama.
Linda - Obama
Daniel - Romney, if he votes.
Karen - Romney, part of the 1%
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« Reply #77 on: May 03, 2012, 08:23:51 am »
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Probably Obama, but good chance of being a Paulite
doesn't vote
doesn't vote
50/50 chance of voting for either
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« Reply #78 on: May 03, 2012, 01:38:16 pm »
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Romney.  Obama could win him but he's not going to be pushing for the votes of dudes like this.
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« Reply #79 on: May 03, 2012, 01:43:22 pm »
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How will this 99%er vote?

- Born 1973 in Newport, KY

- Working-class

- Lost a job in 2010

- Pro-Second Amendment

- White male

How would you guess such a person would vote?

Limited info, but lean Romney.  White, working class, and pro-gun makes Romney the slightly more acceptable candidate.  Both Romney and Obama are conspicuously elite, so I think they'll ultimately go against the relatively unpopular black guy.  In the aggregate, a fairly event split - I'd reverse King's 54-45 to favor Romney.
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« Reply #80 on: May 03, 2012, 01:46:14 pm »
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Limited info, but lean Romney.

Then I happen to know Romney is going to be in for a big disappointment.
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« Reply #81 on: May 03, 2012, 01:51:04 pm »
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Limited info, but lean Romney.

Then I happen to know Romney is going to be in for a big disappointment.

Well, you left out a lot of information, like the underpinnings of your -10.00 economic matrix score.

I wasn't answering for you, of course, but the other people who are similarly situated on the items you called out.
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« Reply #82 on: May 03, 2012, 01:51:44 pm »
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White male in his late 30s = Romney.
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« Reply #83 on: May 03, 2012, 03:18:39 pm »
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Hey, that's my brother-in-law!
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« Reply #84 on: May 03, 2012, 04:24:34 pm »
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Hey, that's my brother-in-law!
Keep dreaming! Wink
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« Reply #85 on: May 03, 2012, 04:46:30 pm »
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Of course, the middle two are less likely to vote.
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« Reply #86 on: May 03, 2012, 05:06:45 pm »
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Likely Romney.
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« Reply #87 on: May 03, 2012, 05:08:34 pm »
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Austin - likely Obama, but possibly Romney
Linda - Obama
Daniel - likely Romney, maybe Goode
Karen - likely Romney
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« Reply #88 on: May 03, 2012, 05:17:46 pm »
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Yes, assuming Austin is white rather than Asian, 2 votes for Obama (the two women), and 2 for Mittens is the odds on favorite.
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« Reply #89 on: May 03, 2012, 05:23:44 pm »
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This hypothetical person is gay, atheist, late middle age, "successful" lawyer, Anglo, lives in a suburb, reads a lot on a wide range of topics, has an MBA, supports gun control and gay marriage, thinks public employees are overpaid in general, and is burnt out on US foreign adventures.
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« Reply #90 on: May 03, 2012, 05:52:20 pm »
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Obama.
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« Reply #91 on: May 03, 2012, 05:56:15 pm »
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Austin: Obama
Linda: Obama
Daniel: probably won't vote, but if he does he'll vote Romney
Karen: Romney
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« Reply #92 on: May 03, 2012, 05:57:18 pm »
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This person is pretty much the Tea Party's image of a stereotypical Obama voter.
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« Reply #93 on: May 03, 2012, 06:24:37 pm »
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Person 1:

Lil Wayne

Eminem

T.I.

Rick Ross

Wiz Khafia

Jay-Z

Drake


Person 2:

LMFAO

Adele

Rihana


Lady GaGa

Katy Petty

Britney Spears

Person 3:

Oasis

Smashing Pumpkins

The Cure

R.E.M

Pearl Jam

Blind Melon

Nirvana


Person 4:

Mozart

Beethoven

Bach

Choplin


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« Reply #94 on: May 03, 2012, 06:30:27 pm »
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1. Obama
2. Obama
3. Romney
4. Obama
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« Reply #95 on: May 03, 2012, 06:46:48 pm »
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1. Obama

2. If that person votes, Obama

3. Obama

4. Tilt
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« Reply #96 on: May 03, 2012, 06:53:34 pm »
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Obama
Toss-up(almost certainly white and upper class kid) -- most likely not voting
Romney
Toss-up
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« Reply #97 on: May 03, 2012, 06:54:37 pm »
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Obama
Obama
Obama
Obama or won't vote

Seriously, anyone who thinks someone who listens to Pearl Jam, Nirvana, Smashing Pumpkins and Oasis will vote for Romney is nuts.
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« Reply #98 on: May 03, 2012, 06:58:57 pm »

This really shouldn't go on the 2012 board. I'm not really sure where it should go, but not here.

Here's what I'll do. This thread, along with the other "how will these hypothetical people vote?" threads, will be merged together into a combined thread where everyone can propose hypothetical people and discuss how they'll vote and why. I might keep it here, might move it to What-if board. But regardless, that's what I'mma do now.
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« Reply #99 on: May 03, 2012, 06:59:47 pm »
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I support the idea, Bacon King.
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