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The Reliability of Polls - and Polling Experts

rigby4 Wrote: Oct 29, 2012 10:57 PM
A lot of people just want the unqualified in over his head guy out of there. He had his chance and he blew it. Almost as much time as it took us to win WW2 arm all our allies and develop two types of A bombs. If he spent more time doing his job instead of blaming others and trying to be a TV star golf pro. I can't believe his core black supporters have not seen how he has not helped them. Maybe they don't want to see. Most of their problems are self inflected anyway. Finally he lost some of his Jewish backing.
There has been just about one constant up for discussion in an electoral season filled with tumultuous polling: Nate Silver.

Nate Silver is the statistician and poll-watching guru who rose to prominence in 2008 by developing a poll aggregation model that correctly predicted 49 of 50 states in that year's presidential contest. He has since been hired by the New York Times and gained more prominence with his up-to-the-minute analysis on new polls and the state of the presidential race.

Conservatives have attacked Silver relentlessly for his model that predicts that President Obama with a 70%+ chance to win...