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« on: October 17, 2008, 06:49:30 pm »
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i cant believe im saying this, but virginia is the correct answer.
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« Reply #1 on: October 17, 2008, 06:50:52 pm »
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     VA, though just barely.
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« Reply #2 on: October 17, 2008, 06:50:55 pm »
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I'm saying Virginia Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: October 17, 2008, 06:51:18 pm »
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Virgnia
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« Reply #4 on: October 17, 2008, 06:53:15 pm »
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Virginiuh.
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« Reply #5 on: October 17, 2008, 06:55:14 pm »
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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.
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« Reply #6 on: October 17, 2008, 06:58:33 pm »
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New Hampshire
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« Reply #7 on: October 17, 2008, 07:11:06 pm »
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VA. I think he could win VA and lose NH
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« Reply #8 on: October 17, 2008, 07:37:31 pm »
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VA is gaining the right demographics for him.
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« Reply #9 on: October 17, 2008, 07:38:28 pm »
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Virginia seems to be right at his national margin, while NH looks like it's R+1 or so.
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« Reply #10 on: October 17, 2008, 07:42:14 pm »
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New Hampshire
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« Reply #11 on: October 17, 2008, 07:44:17 pm »
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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)
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« Reply #12 on: October 17, 2008, 07:49:47 pm »
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not sure how mccain can win without va
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« Reply #13 on: October 17, 2008, 07:52:36 pm »
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Obama victories:



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« Reply #14 on: October 17, 2008, 08:32:35 pm »
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« Reply #15 on: October 17, 2008, 09:20:39 pm »
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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.

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« Reply #16 on: December 10, 2008, 08:40:17 pm »
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Wow, people thought NH would be closer than VA?
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« Reply #17 on: December 10, 2008, 11:41:38 pm »
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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.
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« Reply #18 on: December 11, 2008, 06:42:55 am »
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Another victory for old E-Head.
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