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    US Election 2020 - Pt 2

    Soft-around-the-middle, bow-tie wearing, never-served-a-day, overly coiffed, Jon Stewart owned, alt-right curious frozen food heir says this person: Whose family have fought in every American conflict since the Revolutionary War, who lost both legs in Afghanistan and who currently serves as...
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    US Election 2020 - Pt 2

    I mean, you literally posted the exact, same article before twelve, but whatever...
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    US Election 2020 - Pt 2

    Their *poll aggregate*? Yup.
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    US Election 2020 - Pt 2

    They include *every* recognised poll's results... Which are then weighted on historic leaning and accuracy, and the data points get added to calculate an... aggregate... Y'all keeping up pal?
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    US Election 2020 - Pt 2

    Aggregate. You know what that means, right? Rasmussen isn’t calling Gallup to see how it feels about Donnie, but... If you take Rasmussen and Gallup’s results and calculate the *aggregate* to get an overall picture... ... You see where I’m going with this?
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    US Election 2020 - Pt 2

    *sigh*
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    US Election 2020 - Pt 2

    Not sure I buy your, "Polls are themselves used to influence polls" and "may have got voters to mobilise against it" bits... On a national level the 2016 polls were *more* accurate than many previous polls. Swing state polls 'tho... Also, I think you're giving polls all the credit when things...
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    US Election 2020 - Pt 2

    LOL. I still think Lou Dobbs ran the definitive fair-and-balanced poll...
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    US Election 2020 - Pt 2

    Jesus. Point me to where I've said *anything* like that. The conversation we're having on this forum is completely detached from the one going on in your head.
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    US Election 2020 - Pt 2

    Here are my NLT and King James bibles. https://projects.fivethirtyeight.com/trump-approval-ratings/ https://www.realclearpolitics.com/epolls/latest_polls/ Wanna know why? I'll tell you anyway... Multiple polls as well as pollster ratings... specifically... to avoid manipulation by a single...
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    US Election 2020 - Pt 2

    Remember where this started? I do. And yeah, in 2016, the polls were within the margin of error. *Predictions* based on polls were wrong. You understand there's a difference, right?
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    US Election 2020 - Pt 2

    Greg: They literally tell you what everyone else thinks. Peggie: "Polls are a snapshot of the way people feel at that particular moment." Peggie: Peggie: Peggie: AND THAT'S WHY THEY'RE WRONG!
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    US Election 2020 - Pt 2

    *Literally* the first sentence:
  14. greg0205

    US Election 2020 - Pt 2

    Quite the opposite. They literally tell you what everyone else thinks.
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    US Election 2020 - Pt 2

    Full circle. Back to 'he's still president, libs!' Remember that one time I said post something worth discussing? Yeah? ...you've learned nothing about national and state polling or margins of error, and here we are, back to the dunking and gotchas.
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