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Twisting the Internal Polling Knife

ReedBlack Wrote: Nov 13, 2012 3:20 PM
Voter fraud?! Really? How about MASS NUMBER OF ANGRY AMERICANS who were bent on NOT being denied the right to vote! The only way to beat so called voter fraud is to out number the other guy with boots on the ground. With actual people. The GOP didn't count on minorities of every group to go to the polls. They didn't count on pissing off the electorate so bad that they stood in line for up to 8 hours to cast their vote. The American people spoke and the what was said was WE DONT WANT YOUR IDEAS! PERIOD! Now GO AWAY BIGOTS!

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...