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Early Tea Leaves?

Greg1084 Wrote: Nov 06, 2012 11:11 AM
Vigo county is a Democrat county, and a crooked one at that. When it goes Republican that means that even some of the faithful are jumping ship.
Michael47 Wrote: Nov 06, 2012 1:40 PM
"Vigo county is a Democrat county, and a crooked one at that". Why the redundancy (Democrat pretty much equals crooked...)?

Election Day is typically rather frustrating for political junkies because "today's the day!" quickly gives way to "ugh, the polls don't close for hours."  In the interim, we latch onto reports of voting disruptions and anecdotal turnout reports, which are promptly spun into  broader lessons about what to expect later that night.  Most of it amounts to frivolous time-fillers.  To help pass the time, let's see if we can examine a few tea leaves as voters head to the polls:

(1) As Kevin noted last night, the tiny town of Dixville Notch, NH cast the first votes on...

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