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Perky Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Dec-19-07 08:51 PM
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15. That might be it
but someone said above that he uses robo-ocalling

the other guys us real people they actually call alot more... but they use 600 to get a scientifically accura sample.

I am not sure how y9u get that with robcalling.
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  -Rasmussen Polling is suddenly deeply suspicious to me Perky  Dec-19-07 08:07 PM   #0 
  - He uses Robo-calls, which may well have different biases than live calling  Kurt_and_Hunter   Dec-19-07 08:09 PM   #1 
  - The data seems to confirm a bias I wonder why its Clinton though.  Perky   Dec-19-07 09:12 PM   #17 
  - One finds them suspicious  OKNancy   Dec-19-07 08:10 PM   #2 
  - Or the data conflicts and conflicts consistently  mmonk   Dec-19-07 08:12 PM   #3 
  - Which is what is being seen here  Perky   Dec-19-07 08:23 PM   #7 
     - Extrapolation is guess work and some are better at it I guess.  mmonk   Dec-19-07 08:35 PM   #11 
        - they are all LV Polls (compare with NH Polling)  Perky   Dec-19-07 08:41 PM   #12 
           - Iowa is going to be harder to predict than New Hampshire IMO.  mmonk   Dec-19-07 08:46 PM   #13 
  - Yes indeed that is the most likely case  durrrty libby   Dec-19-07 08:13 PM   #5 
  - Actually the extreme consistency of the other samples is more suspicious than Ras.  rinsd   Dec-19-07 08:13 PM   #4 
  - What are you saying?  suston96   Dec-19-07 08:18 PM   #6 
     - no on the contrary...the larger the sample the greater the accuracy  Perky   Dec-19-07 08:25 PM   #8 
        - Oh, OK. I misunderstood your intent....but....  suston96   Dec-19-07 08:30 PM   #9 
           - But inconsitent over time.....WHy?  Perky   Dec-19-07 08:34 PM   #10 
              - Because that is all he can get as he polls on a daily basis?  suston96   Dec-19-07 08:46 PM   #14 
              - That might be it  Perky   Dec-19-07 08:51 PM   #15 
              - I really think the answer to your question is that  mmonk   Dec-19-07 09:09 PM   #16 

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