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New Hampshire Takeaways
the Mainstream Media Missed

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Posted By: MissMolly, 2/13/2020 3:59:57 AM

Now that the New Hampshire results are in — and, oh boy, wait for the Nevada vote count! — there are several takeaways that do not necessarily accord with the mainstream media’s “common wisdom.” 1. Polls Do Not Matter Until the Last Few Weeks of an Election. New Hampshire proves something about polling that I have been writing for years: polls do not matter until elections are within four or fewer weeks. The average person has no idea what in the world is going on. Think of your friends and coworkers. If you have astute friends and work among intelligent people, then just think of the kids

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Reply 1 - Posted by: MISteve 2/13/2020 8:02:51 AM (No. 316877)
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Reply 2 - Posted by: anotherctyankee 2/13/2020 8:17:15 AM (No. 316893)
I had no problem reading it without a subscription.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: walcb 2/13/2020 8:39:03 AM (No. 316932)
Whenever Rush says Americans are smart I have to cringe. I tend to side with this author about the typical American's knowledge.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: NorthernDog 2/13/2020 8:39:30 AM (No. 316933)
He could also mention that nearly half of Democrats in N.H. decided who to vote for in the last 3 days. Dem primary voters are basically saying 'Pick one - any one' and hoping it turns out well.
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