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Oh My: The Brutal Post-Debate Focus Group

McD2004 Wrote: Oct 04, 2012 2:12 PM
Plus, he didn't write off "half the people," he wrote off 47% of the voters whose minds he knew he couldn't change. BIG difference.

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...