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Twisting the Internal Polling Knife

ReedBlack Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 3:13 PM
Man, you guys are clueless. Romney and Paul would've been AWFUL presidents! That's why they weren't elected. Because their ideas are OLD and antiquated. This is NO LONGER THE 1950 white only boys club. The country is officially BROWN. Not white. Your bigotry and hatred has cost you YOUR White POWER! Its over, get in line or get out. Help make this country better by letting go of your bigotry and move on with your lives.

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...