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16. Ah, something even the math impaired can understand!
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  -Why Obama Is The Stronger Candidate (A Picture Really Is Worth A Thousand Words) berni_mccoy  May-14-08 07:45 AM   #0 
  - K and R  ClayZ   May-14-08 07:50 AM   #1 
  - but Clinton is running in a different Primary to this one  bambino   May-14-08 07:50 AM   #2 
  - And here I thought they were just moving the goal posts...  Dr_eldritch   May-14-08 08:15 AM   #31 
  - Yes - the Carlos Castaneda Primary...  dchill   May-14-08 09:59 AM   #46 
  - Has Don Juan endorsed her yet?  Ken Burch   May-14-08 11:52 AM   #70 
  - No, but I think Don Quixote believes in her. He sees a kindred spirit. ;-) eom  BlueCaliDem04   May-14-08 01:26 PM   #89 
  - Of course, isn't her husband "Don Juan"?  George II   May-14-08 03:30 PM   #121 
     - Not in the Casteneda sense, especially since Bill "didn't inhale".  Ken Burch   May-14-08 05:57 PM   #130 
        - I was just kidding...I'm 60, and despite all, Bill is STILL the best president during my lifetime...  George II   May-14-08 06:38 PM   #131 
           - We thought Bill was the best,....  Just-plain-Kathy   May-14-08 09:51 PM   #154 
              - IMO, he didn't, he just was portrayed as going to the dark side...  George II   May-15-08 01:45 PM   #169 
  - Twilight Zone?  bambino   May-14-08 10:28 PM   #157 
  - Wouldn't that be called a "Secondary" then???  George II   May-14-08 03:30 PM   #120 
     - Oh yes!  bambino   May-14-08 10:28 PM   #158 
  - Kicked....  AllexxisF1   May-14-08 07:52 AM   #3 
  - kicked because some confused people were bringing up the electability argument again  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-17-08 12:57 AM   #175 
  - Purple states don't count to the Clintoons. n/t  greguganus   May-14-08 07:53 AM   #4 
  - Especially the caucus states, like Minnesota  MNBrewer   May-14-08 08:44 PM   #150 
  - Wow!  BattyDem   May-14-08 07:53 AM   #5 
  - Impressive MAP, Did you create it, if not where did you get it?.?.?  MagickMuffin   May-14-08 07:54 AM   #6 
  - Link  berni_mccoy   May-14-08 07:59 AM   #10 
  - Right click - show image  dbmk   May-14-08 08:01 AM   #13 
     - Thx, dbmk  MagickMuffin   May-14-08 08:12 AM   #27 
  - THANK YOU !!! - K & R !!!  WillyT   May-14-08 07:54 AM   #7 
  - kicking for those who can't add n/t  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-17-08 11:41 AM   #179 
  - But, but Obama can't win without West Virginia!  ekwhite   May-14-08 07:57 AM   #8 
  - Do you buy the argument that he expands the map?  genna   May-14-08 12:13 PM   #76 
  - "81%", huh? Is that a fact? Link, please. Thank you! (eom)  Petrushka   May-14-08 07:00 PM   #134 
  - Talking heads said 21% last night, iirc (nt)  BleedinHeart   May-14-08 08:34 PM   #147 
     - 21% or 81% --- Hm-m? I guess that's not really TOO much of a difference. LOL (eom)  Petrushka   May-15-08 06:23 PM   #171 
  - Geez, and I wasted all that good snark for nothing  ekwhite   May-14-08 10:44 PM   #159 
  - Scary thing is, this is kind of true  T4RSR5   May-15-08 01:32 AM   #164 
  - Thanks Bernie!  mod mom   May-14-08 07:59 AM   #9 
  - Obama won't have a prayer in hell of...  DemVet   May-14-08 08:00 AM   #11 
  - fail  berni_mccoy   May-14-08 08:02 AM   #15 
  - He may not win TX & FL in the general, but sure as shit he'll get NY, CA, MI, MA, CT & NJ.  baldguy   May-14-08 08:04 AM   #18 
  - dont bet on CT  bigscott   May-14-08 12:45 PM   #83 
  - Yet somehow I feel, after buyer's remorse with LIEberman, CT will go Obama in the GE. eom  BlueCaliDem04   May-14-08 01:28 PM   #90 
  - He won't get TX, but neither would Hill - TX is too conservative - will go to McCain  TBF   May-14-08 01:06 PM   #86 
  - You mean too rabid...  Baby Snooks   May-14-08 01:45 PM   #95 
     - And that's just the republicans... on the other side of the aisle are the libertarians.  TBF   May-14-08 02:52 PM   #113 
  - Add Oregon to that list that he will win!  eagertolearn   May-14-08 01:47 PM   #96 
  - Fail  CaptJasHook   May-14-08 08:08 AM   #23 
  - actually he needs a good win to combat the evote fraud  natrat   May-14-08 11:45 AM   #68 
     - Too true, too damn true, nt  CaptJasHook   May-14-08 12:18 PM   #77 
     - I Agree! n/t  eagertolearn   May-14-08 01:49 PM   #98 
  - Bzzzzt! Wrong.  bowens43   May-14-08 08:22 AM   #34 
  - Neither would Hillary... i bet she'd have LESS considering  DWilliamsamh   May-14-08 11:12 AM   #61 
  - What? You really think anyone will support a Republican  The Wielding Truth   May-14-08 01:36 PM   #91 
  - Absolutely  Chulanowa   May-14-08 02:19 PM   #104 
  - yep; this must be a lot of O-ists first elections.  VotesForWomen   May-14-08 04:04 PM   #123 
  - But all those small states don't count  baldguy   May-14-08 08:00 AM   #12 
  - I'm going to work as hard as hell here in Texas to GOTV  MagickMuffin   May-14-08 08:17 AM   #33 
     - I'll look forward to seeing Texas colored a beautiful azure on Nov 4.  baldguy   May-14-08 08:23 AM   #35 
        - Team Obama will try to make that HAPPEN  MagickMuffin   May-14-08 08:30 AM   #37 
        - As much as that sounds good  shagsak   May-14-08 01:14 PM   #88 
        - ATTENTION TEXANS! THOSE WHO LOVE THE MAVERCIKS (NBA)  How to be positive   May-15-08 01:34 AM   #165 
  - Purple Power !  C_U_L8R   May-14-08 08:02 AM   #14 
  - ..  quantass   May-14-08 08:07 AM   #22 
  - Ah, something even the math impaired can understand!  No Surrender   May-14-08 08:02 AM   #16 
  - Now they will claim they're colorblind too. n/t  greguganus   May-14-08 08:07 AM   #21 
     - LOL!  No Surrender   May-14-08 09:35 AM   #41 
  - Another kick & rec for truth  liberaldem4ever   May-14-08 08:04 AM   #17 
  - K & R  Scurrilous   May-14-08 08:05 AM   #19 
  - Caucuses are not a good measure of victory  Onlooker   May-14-08 08:06 AM   #20 
  - It tells us how desperate Clinton's chances are for getting the nomination  berni_mccoy   May-14-08 08:09 AM   #24 
  - I agree  Onlooker   May-14-08 08:13 AM   #30 
  - Obama won 16 primaries, Hillary won 16 states. n/t  ProSense   May-14-08 08:10 AM   #25 
  - two words for you: "North Carolina". 2,118,264 ballots cast in primary  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-14-08 11:59 AM   #74 
  - WV, IN, OK, Tenn. ARK are OUT in the GE no chance of any Dem winning them  underpants   May-14-08 08:10 AM   #26 
  - Strong red states won by Clinton in the primary. She said it herself: If she was running as a Repub  berni_mccoy   May-14-08 08:13 AM   #29 
     - Whoah... do you have a citation for that quote?  MessiahRp   May-14-08 10:35 AM   #52 
        - They were paraphrasing, but here's a link...  casus belli   May-14-08 12:22 PM   #78 
  - Senator Obama will  H2O Man   May-14-08 08:12 AM   #28 
  - And remember:  dbmk   May-14-08 08:15 AM   #32 
  - Good point. There are many undiscussed trends in Obama's favor  berni_mccoy   May-14-08 09:08 AM   #38 
     - So did NJ. Obama is very strong in NJ now.  futureliveshere   May-14-08 12:30 PM   # 
  - Nice analysis. Too bad the MSM doesn't want to talk about this.  Clear Blue Sky   May-14-08 08:28 AM   #36 
  - K/R.  Window   May-14-08 09:18 AM   #39 
  - There are no caucuses in the general election. n/t  NJSecularist   May-14-08 09:30 AM   #40 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   May-14-08 01:52 PM   #100 
  - So? Neither is there a popular vote.  dchill   May-14-08 07:42 PM   #138 
     - There is no popular vote in the GE?  NJSecularist   May-14-08 11:04 PM   #161 
        - Get someone to fill you in...  dchill   May-15-08 10:51 AM   #168 
  - Fortunately, this is not how we choose our democratic candidate  gristy   May-14-08 09:37 AM   #42 
  - Actually, it's PRECISELY how Democratic Candidates are chosen: BY DELEGATES.  berni_mccoy   May-14-08 09:42 AM   #44 
     - But neither your map nor your numbers give any information about delegates.  gristy   May-14-08 09:57 AM   #45 
        - You're math is funny.  bhal123   May-14-08 10:07 AM   #48 
        - Nope  gristy   May-14-08 10:19 AM   #51 
           - Actually it is the case. You should read the rules.  Usrename   May-14-08 10:57 AM   #60 
        - Actually, it does exactly that. The Wins are by Delegate margins, not popular vote.  berni_mccoy   May-14-08 10:07 AM   #49 
           - You map and numbers convey delegate margins, but only as % of state delegates  gristy   May-14-08 10:43 AM   #55 
              - Please... your desperation is showing. The map is not mine. It comes from wiki.  berni_mccoy   May-14-08 10:44 AM   #57 
              - The misleading nature of the map when used to show the strength of Obama is now the responsiblity  gristy   May-14-08 10:51 AM   #58 
              - Grasping at straws  casus belli   May-14-08 12:27 PM   #79 
  - Kentucky, Make Us Proud!  prodn2000   May-14-08 09:39 AM   #43 
  - Utah looks goooood!  helderheid   May-14-08 10:00 AM   #47 
  - You forgot that none of those purple states actually matter  Pawel K   May-14-08 10:16 AM   #50 
  - Brillance!  butterfly77   May-14-08 10:38 AM   #53 
  - But wait  BecauseBushSaysSo   May-14-08 10:42 AM   #54 
  - notice that whoever wins KY gets bragging rights for a cost to cost win  jsamuel   May-14-08 10:44 AM   #56 
  - HA! Great spot jsamuel. Sadly, I don't think it will be Obama that get's that brag.  berni_mccoy   May-14-08 10:56 AM   #59 
     - I noticed that too  nxylas   May-14-08 01:47 PM   #97 
  - thanks for the texas truth!  asSEENonTV   May-14-08 11:14 AM   #62 
  - THE TRUTH LOOKS SO GOOD!!!!!!!  Lady-Damai   May-14-08 11:16 AM   #63 
  - Purple for the black man, I see.  rch35   May-14-08 11:27 AM   #64 
  - lol  NatBurner   May-14-08 12:50 PM   #85 
     - lol, im glad one person got it, nt  rch35   May-15-08 10:48 AM   #167 
  - Of course Obama is the strongest  zidzi   May-14-08 11:40 AM   #65 
  - K & R  democracy1st   May-14-08 11:42 AM   #66 
  - and in california you can reverse that clinton win  natrat   May-14-08 11:42 AM   #67 
  - nice map, thanks and recommended. n/t  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-14-08 11:48 AM   #69 
  - Bingo!  Zachstar   May-14-08 11:55 AM   #71 
  - well...that map is divorced from reality.  stillcool47   May-14-08 11:56 AM   #72 
  - K & R...  AzDar   May-14-08 11:58 AM   #73 
  - K&R  OneSelf   May-14-08 12:00 PM   #75 
  - great map - thanks for putting it together!  RiverStone   May-14-08 12:27 PM   #80 
  - Those purple states don't count  Bright Eyes   May-14-08 12:30 PM   #81 
  - Thanks, berni_mccoy for the terrific map and stats. K&R.  David Zephyr   May-14-08 12:38 PM   #82 
  - Absolutely breathtaking! Go get 'em, Barack.  AtomicKitten   May-14-08 12:48 PM   #84 
  - This awesome map should be emailed to all SD's - I like it much better than Hillary's whiny emails  TBF   May-14-08 01:09 PM   #87 
  - Pretty cartoon map. But Clinton still leads in votes cast.  MethuenProgressive   May-14-08 01:38 PM   #92 
  - Not counting legally valid and binding caucuses I see... desperate.  berni_mccoy   May-14-08 01:43 PM   #94 
  - You're using the same funny math that Bush uses from time to time  wowimthere   May-14-08 02:39 PM   #107 
  - Why would you still be trying to sell that crap here?  dchill   May-14-08 07:46 PM   #139 
  - So are all those states filed with African Americans or shiftless people because hard working whites  Stop Cornyn   May-14-08 01:43 PM   #93 
  - ...and the song will remain the same...  Perry Mason   May-14-08 01:51 PM   #99 
  - My God. This is the most intelligent argument I've read on this site in months  twominuteshate   May-14-08 08:42 PM   #148 
  - If only we could snap our fingers to solve these issues.  OMomma   May-15-08 12:42 AM   #163 
     - Rather illustrates my point  Perry Mason   May-15-08 04:55 PM   #170 
        - You can't talk about these things in sound bites.  OMomma   May-16-08 12:46 PM   #172 
           - Add to above: FUNDING Real Education Initiatives and Reform  OMomma   May-16-08 03:05 PM   #173 
  - this is a great job but  kentj44   May-14-08 01:54 PM   #101 
  - You know why she shouldn't be on the ticket? McSame. Her war vote. Philosophically they are  wowimthere   May-14-08 02:37 PM   #106 
  - HILLARY STILL AHEAD IN THE SOUTHERN JEWISH DWARF WITH A LISP DEMOGRAPHICS  happygoluckytoyou   May-14-08 02:10 PM   #102 
  - The Elected Obama is the most Electable. n/t  Cieran   May-14-08 02:14 PM   #103 
  - Oh, sure, I've been posting this picture for two weeks now..  krispos42   May-14-08 02:27 PM   #105 
  - LOL! It's all in the timing my friend.  berni_mccoy   May-14-08 02:43 PM   #110 
  - I have a map for you.  jcg996   May-14-08 02:41 PM   #108 
  - It's meaningless until Hillary drops out and stops dividing the party.  berni_mccoy   May-14-08 02:45 PM   #111 
  - I hope you're right. n/t  jcg996   May-14-08 02:45 PM   #112 
  - Sorry I sort of duped you. :(  satireV   May-14-08 04:18 PM   #125 
  - Actually, that map looks really good  progressive_realist   May-14-08 09:39 PM   #153 
  - Hillary has West Virginia and Arkansas in her pocket. lol Just what she needs.  votesomemore   May-14-08 02:43 PM   #109 
  - How many caucuses are in the GE?  2rth2pwr   May-14-08 02:53 PM   #114 
  - Why didn't Clinton plan accordingly for Caucuses. That's why she lost.  berni_mccoy   May-14-08 03:00 PM   #116 
  - Oh look, Obama will win landslide victories throughout the South. That's just fucking... audacious.  aquarius dawning   May-14-08 02:54 PM   #115 
  - But, but, but . . . . our MSM is asking us "Can HRC do it? Can she take it away from Obama?"  CLW   May-14-08 03:02 PM   #117 
  - K&R nt  gulfcoastliberal   May-14-08 03:20 PM   #118 
  - That picture is worth a lot more than 1000  Cant trust em   May-14-08 03:25 PM   #119 
  - another clueless naive Obamite who thinks the GE is the same as a dem primary. america is really fuc  VotesForWomen   May-14-08 04:03 PM   #122 
  - Project primary results into the general election is Hillary's tactic, not mine. I'm sorry you're  berni_mccoy   May-14-08 04:35 PM   #127 
     - yes, but she winning the states that actually have a chance in heck of going blue in nov. DUH!  VotesForWomen   May-14-08 09:56 PM   #156 
  - It's a marriage not a wedding  satireV   May-14-08 04:07 PM   #124 
  - Instead of that question, which we can't answer without a nominee  twominuteshate   May-14-08 08:56 PM   #152 
  - Thank you, berni  Number23   May-14-08 04:24 PM   #126 
  - Maybe you should look at a picture of the high electoral vote states  pnwmom   May-14-08 04:51 PM   #128 
  - You don't even know what you are saying do you? You didn't even look at the map  berni_mccoy   May-14-08 05:29 PM   #129 
     - No insults, please. Just explain to me how I'm wrong about Texas.  pnwmom   May-14-08 07:17 PM   #136 
  - I hate to seem stupid, but I'll type this anyway...  FatDave   May-14-08 06:46 PM   #132 
  - American Samoa  KnaveRupe   May-14-08 07:26 PM   #137 
  - Oh, of course.  FatDave   May-14-08 08:43 PM   #149 
  - American Samoa :) n/t  ExPatLeftist   May-14-08 07:49 PM   #140 
  - ~~K~~ and ~~R~~  TheDonkey   May-14-08 06:50 PM   #133 
  - k to teh r n/t  LaStrega   May-14-08 07:09 PM   #135 
  - Don't Forget Bob Barr  demwing   May-14-08 07:49 PM   #141 
  - Thanks for the great informative post!  TragedyandHope   May-14-08 08:12 PM   #142 
  - AWESOME Emoticons! I'm STEALING them!  berni_mccoy   May-14-08 08:14 PM   #144 
     - I'm glad you like them! Please STEAL and SHARE and ENJOY!  TragedyandHope   May-14-08 08:20 PM   #145 
  - Purple is my favorite color. :-) n/t  Blondiegrrl   May-14-08 08:13 PM   #143 
  - But you haven't taken into account that  shellgame26   May-14-08 08:23 PM   #146 
  - Perfect! I have saved this image so I can share with other people  panAmerican   May-14-08 08:54 PM   #151 
  - Anyone else notice that Clinton's states form a green crescent?  progressive_realist   May-14-08 09:55 PM   #155 
  - A Song Comes to Mind When I Look at the OP's Graphic ...  Khaotic   May-14-08 10:46 PM   #160 
  - I thought maybe you were going to say "stone cold crazy" by Queen.  aquarius dawning   May-14-08 11:29 PM   #162 
  - I think what is not mentioned, but is important  nvme   May-15-08 01:41 AM   #166 
  - This needs to be spread far and wide - help kick it up  WillYourVoteBCounted   May-16-08 05:24 PM   #174 
  - Hillary won the vote in the Nevada caucus and Texas primary.  Carrieyazel   May-17-08 01:04 AM   #176 
  - looking at the purple in the south I think that Florida may have  ruby slippers   May-17-08 01:22 AM   #177 
     - Florida is a longshot. He's well behind in the polls.  Carrieyazel   May-17-08 09:59 AM   #178 
 

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