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Old 11-04-2008, 07:24 PM
 
Location: Yellow Brick Road
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But this is all based on exit polls! It is waaaaaaay too early, people!

I think the chances are good that O will take the election - but dear me - calling these states "won" based on exit polls . . . that is nuts.
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Old 11-04-2008, 07:25 PM
 
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It's not over until we find out who wins Ohio.
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Old 11-04-2008, 07:25 PM
 
Location: New Jersey
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CNN shows nothing so far for PA.
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Old 11-04-2008, 07:26 PM
 
Location: Texas
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But this is all based on exit polls! It is waaaaaaay too early, people!

I think the chances are good that O will take the election - but dear me - calling these states "won" based on exit polls . . . that is nuts.
yeah,I just saw that. No precincts have even reported. Everyone would be smart to just watch Fox. The other networks gave kerry the election based on exit polls. It's stunning they are still doing that.
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Old 11-04-2008, 07:28 PM
 
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Yeah, Fox News just explained why they weren't calling PA. SOmething about WPE (?) (something with exit polls) that so far in some states have been overstated for Obama by 11%.

Don't quote me on details but that was the general idea.
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Old 11-04-2008, 07:28 PM
 
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Fox refusing to call PA, as no counties have been reported yet. Where have we heard this before? I'm not saying Obama won;t win PA, but until those votes are counted, exit polls mean nothing to me.
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Old 11-04-2008, 07:29 PM
 
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I'm watching ABC & MSNBC online. Both are projecting Obama in PA. Currently projecting Obama 102 to McCain 34 in electoral.

I'll drink to that.
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Old 11-04-2008, 07:29 PM
 
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They are going entirely on exit polls , no numbers from the election returns yet

if they called it , they are jumping the gun
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Old 11-04-2008, 07:30 PM
 
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Default Fox now calls PA for Obama

that is all
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Old 11-04-2008, 07:30 PM
 
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Both FOX and CNN have called PA.
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