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Twisting the Internal Polling Knife

p18 Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 8:04 PM
What about Philly? What about over 100% turnout in some precincts in Ohio? Nah, nothing to see here. If you're conservative, you must be a nut! Why, only thinking people embrace the enlightened socialist policies of the new USSA!

In light of the revelation that Mitt Romney was "shell-shocked" by his loss last week, I've been pretty tough on the job performance of his campaign's internal pollsters, who clearly missed the mark -- resulting in costly tactical decisions down the stretch:
 

These analyses [of the "expand the map" strategy] make sense, but only within the context of the campaign truly believing that they were safe in other crucial must-have states -- a cataclysmically wrong assumption. When I stopped by Romney headquarters in Boston back in September, Newhouse said his team was anticipating a...