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Why We Were Surprised on November 6th?

TX Gal Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 1:17 PM
I love the way he says smart people like Michael Barone and Karl Rove, in addition to people like D/ck Morris. Like D/ck Morris is not one of the smart people. Ha!
Jack2894 Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 1:28 PM
A LOT of conservatives thought D/ck Morris had the absolutely right prediction about this election.
Jimsd55 Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 2:10 PM
LOL ... and why not, if you toss out the 95% of the time his predictions are wrong ... Morris is really quite accurate! Which is good enough for a republican ... and they wonder how they lost?
Earl29 Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 2:11 PM
And a lot of conservatives didn't.
Jack2894 Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 2:54 PM
CAn you identify a single conservative pundit or commentator who predicted the results of this election?

Ok, I was wrong. I thought the Republicans would win the Presidency. I was not the only one. Smart people like Michael Barone and Karl Rove thought so also, in addition to people like Dick Morris. A knowledgeable friend called me the Saturday before the election and told me John McLaughlin, the pollster, just told him Romney wins it going away. So what happened?

First there is the big picture. I think there were three issues that hurt the Romney campaign along the way. The first is his turn to the right to win the primaries. My now politically-astute son asserted...