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Oh My: The Brutal Post-Debate Focus Group

Ann272 Wrote: Oct 05, 2012 9:43 AM
Interesting that my mild comments are being rejected this morning.
Ann272 Wrote: Oct 05, 2012 9:46 AM
What I wrote was that it must have been an overnight process of damage control, for Obama to have been reprogrammed for the rest of the campaign, and since I never use foul language I assume it must be because I referred to Andrea Mitchell, and to Al Gore.

The only focus group you really needed to get the gist of how this debate turned out was the circus on MSNBC after it ended.  The anchors ranged from morose to unhinged.  But what about the rest of America?  I flagged a few nuggets from the network's insta-polls last night, but let's circle back, shall we?  First up is CNN, which polled 430 American adults (not likely, or even registered, voters) with a D+4 sample.  So the deck was somewhat stacked to begin with.  And yet:

- 67 percent said Romney won the debate, 25 percent...