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Early Tea Leaves?

Quintus Tullius Cicero Wrote: Nov 06, 2012 11:24 AM
When I left after voting early in Garland , TX on Friday afternoon about 4, the line was out the door of the polling station. That line fed into a line inside. The wait time was nearly an hour to an hour and a half. Four years ago I walked right in to vote.

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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