Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?
March 29, 2015, 05:27:55 pm
HomePredMockPollEVCalcAFEWIKIHelpLogin Register
News: Don't forget to get your 2013 Gubernatorial Endorsements and Predictions in!

+  Atlas Forum
|-+  Election Archive
| |-+  2008 Elections
| | |-+  which state will obama perform better in?
« previous next »
Pages: [1] Print
Poll
Question: ....
nh   -18 (50%)
va   -18 (50%)
Show Pie Chart
Total Voters: 36

Author Topic: which state will obama perform better in?  (Read 2410 times)
WalterMitty
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 21487


Political Matrix
E: 1.68, S: -2.26

View Profile
« on: October 17, 2008, 06:49:30 pm »
Ignore

i cant believe im saying this, but virginia is the correct answer.
Logged

Speaker PiT
PiT (The Physicist)
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 23070
United States


Political Matrix
E: 7.35, S: -4.35

View Profile
« Reply #1 on: October 17, 2008, 06:50:52 pm »
Ignore

     VA, though just barely.
Logged

Warner for President '16
benconstine
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 30789
United States


View Profile
« Reply #2 on: October 17, 2008, 06:50:55 pm »
Ignore

I'm saying Virginia Smiley
Logged

Obama High's debate team:

"Now let me be clear...I...I...um...uh...now let me be clear.  I strongly condemn the affirmative in the strongest possible terms, and I am closely monitoring their arguments.  Let me be clear on this."
GPORTER
gporter
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 7565
United States


View Profile
« Reply #3 on: October 17, 2008, 06:51:18 pm »
Ignore

Virgnia
Logged

Karaoke Dictatorship
MATCHU[D]
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 6353
United States


View Profile
« Reply #4 on: October 17, 2008, 06:53:15 pm »
Ignore

Virginiuh.
Logged

Robespierre's Jaw
Senator Conor Flynn
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 8490
Ireland, Republic of


Political Matrix
E: -4.90, S: -8.35

View Profile
« Reply #5 on: October 17, 2008, 06:55:14 pm »
Ignore

i cant believe im saying this, but virginia is the correct answer.

Agreed. And here I was thinking that Obama would only win Virginia narrowly this November. What a mistake, according to numerous polls released this month, that has proven to be. Oh how happy I am. Though I'm sure Ben would be more so happier than myself Wink.
Logged



Here's to the State of Richard Nixon

Some things are better left covered up.
Eraserhead
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 39623
United States


View Profile
« Reply #6 on: October 17, 2008, 06:58:33 pm »
Ignore

New Hampshire
Logged
Likely Voter
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 4968


View Profile
« Reply #7 on: October 17, 2008, 07:11:06 pm »
Ignore

VA. I think he could win VA and lose NH
Logged

phk
phknrocket1k
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 12975


Political Matrix
E: 1.42, S: -1.22

View Profile
« Reply #8 on: October 17, 2008, 07:37:31 pm »
Ignore

VA is gaining the right demographics for him.
Logged

Lief 🐋
Lief
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 36352


View Profile
« Reply #9 on: October 17, 2008, 07:38:28 pm »
Ignore

Virginia seems to be right at his national margin, while NH looks like it's R+1 or so.
Logged

JSojourner
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 11628
United States


Political Matrix
E: -8.65, S: -6.94

View Profile
« Reply #10 on: October 17, 2008, 07:42:14 pm »
Ignore

New Hampshire
Logged

Stranger in a strange land
strangeland
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 6498
United States


View Profile
« Reply #11 on: October 17, 2008, 07:44:17 pm »
Ignore

Virginia, slightly. New Hampshire is so quirky that Obama could lose it even if he wins the election in a landslide (though I think that particular result is unlikely)
Logged

The update is like if Oscar Wilde wrote a parody of an Horatio Alger novel.
Lunar
Moderators
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 30613
Ireland, Republic of
View Profile
« Reply #12 on: October 17, 2008, 07:49:47 pm »
Ignore

not sure how mccain can win without va
Logged

this is real
Lunar
Moderators
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 30613
Ireland, Republic of
View Profile
« Reply #13 on: October 17, 2008, 07:52:36 pm »
Ignore

Obama victories:



Logged

this is real
Grumps
GM3PRP
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 35822
Iran, Islamic Republic of
View Profile
« Reply #14 on: October 17, 2008, 08:32:35 pm »
Ignore

Logged

Why are you attacking me and calling me childish when there's absolutely no concrete proof of that?  I have done NOTHING to be attacked and called a child.  So, stop it.  Immediately.

09-16-2014:

I am extremely smart and intelligent.  I have a darn good head on my shoulders.  I mostly make very good decisions.  I am not perfect, but I am not an idiot.

Roll Eyes
Warner for President '16
benconstine
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 30789
United States


View Profile
« Reply #15 on: October 17, 2008, 09:20:39 pm »
Ignore

i cant believe im saying this, but virginia is the correct answer.

Agreed. And here I was thinking that Obama would only win Virginia narrowly this November. What a mistake, according to numerous polls released this month, that has proven to be. Oh how happy I am. Though I'm sure Ben would be more so happier than myself Wink.

I'm thrilled Grin
Logged

Obama High's debate team:

"Now let me be clear...I...I...um...uh...now let me be clear.  I strongly condemn the affirmative in the strongest possible terms, and I am closely monitoring their arguments.  Let me be clear on this."
Blazers93
Lamrock
Jr. Member
**
Posts: 82
United States


View Profile
« Reply #16 on: December 10, 2008, 08:40:17 pm »
Ignore

Wow, people thought NH would be closer than VA?
Logged

Sorry for my posts before: November 8, 2008
Stranger in a strange land
strangeland
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 6498
United States


View Profile
« Reply #17 on: December 10, 2008, 11:41:38 pm »
Ignore

Wow, people thought NH would be closer than VA?

I think all of us estimated how hard New England would swing against McCain, plus a lot of us thought Obama would have trouble there because of the primary. He lost his and McCain won his, plus much was made in the media about McCain's deep unique bond with the state. Some people (including myself) mistakenly thought there was a Bradley Effect in the primary when it was really just bad polling. However, what wasn't widely noticed was that Obama had gotten more votes in his primary than McCain got in his.
Logged

The update is like if Oscar Wilde wrote a parody of an Horatio Alger novel.
Eraserhead
YaBB God
*****
Posts: 39623
United States


View Profile
« Reply #18 on: December 11, 2008, 06:42:55 am »
Ignore

Another victory for old E-Head.
Logged
Pages: [1] Print 
« previous next »
Jump to:  


Login with username, password and session length

Logout

Powered by SMF 1.1.20 | SMF © 2013, Simple Machines