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Pennsylvania Poll: Romney Within Four, Despite D+13 Sample

2manycats Wrote: Oct 31, 2012 8:00 PM
Devildog, this article is about polling and voting in Pennsylvania. Posts like yours are what cause on-the-fence independent voters to conclude that we conservatives are batshit crazy.
Marine's Dad Wrote: Oct 31, 2012 8:04 PM
ANY IDIOT, who uses the expression "WE CONSERVATIVES" (one of Sybil/Ray Ancel's favorite expressions) is NOT a conservative. Don't believe anyone who uses that in their posts.
2manycats Wrote: Oct 31, 2012 8:15 PM
Seriously? You question my conservatism for using a phase? I started campaigning for Reagan when I was 9 years old and haven't looked back. My use of "we conservatives" does not diminish the impact of repeated non sequitur posts on Islam to a reader who may be on the fence. This article just isn't the place for that.
Ronald484 Wrote: Oct 31, 2012 10:58 PM
Since the goal of the trolls on here is to divert the discussion away from the article, in this case Romney doing well in Pennsylvania, respondind to those posts, especially to the extent in this article, simply allows those trolls to win. They don't care about the argument, just in clogging up and drowning any posts about the topic of the articles. When we do it for them, it just makes it easier for them tto be able to go on to other articles and attack them.

Behold, Franklin and Marshall's new poll of Pennsylvania:

Before we get to the internals, notice the basic trend line.  This month, Mitt Romney broke into the mid-40s, while Obama dropped back into in the upper 40s.  Remember a political rule of thumb: An incumbent with universal name recognition who is polling below 50 percent is typically seen as vulnerable. Now, a slightly deeper dive.  Mitt Romney leads independents by 16 points in this poll, 48/32, with 10 percent undecided.  If the Republican ticket looks well-positioned to...