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Analysis: Four More Years

indyconantidim Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 10:44 AM
Yeah we'll get right on that working with Oblaba thing. Noticed the Scott Walker vote totals were 2.5 mil while last night 3 mil voted. Unions had to really work hard to get an extra 500k voters in a year.
Born in the USA! Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 10:52 AM
"oblaba thing"? Gee, I wonder why blacks don't vote for you guys? Smearing the first black president isn't a good strategy!
Rick2477 Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 11:01 AM
Odumbo, Odiddles, Bl-ack Obama. Just getting warmed up. Most blacks are as intelligent as warm pee.

A few stray thoughts and observations in the aftermath of the 2012 election -- on substance, process, and tactics:

(1) The polls were broadly right, both at the state and national levels -- a dichotomy that I believed to be unlikely in the extreme as recently as yesterday morning.  The electorate ended up being D+6, nearly on par with 2008, and six points better than the 2010 midterms.  I was wrong about this, as were a good number of other observers.  The 2012 party ID figures from Gallup and Rasmussen upon which my assumptions were based were...

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