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seaclyr Donating Member (182 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Nov-17-04 09:09 PM
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38. Exit polls were updated (i.e. changed to match vote counts) at 1:36 am
Apparently the final exit poll updates were at 1:36 am, although they weren't really updates, just a change of numbers to match the vote counts. So, yes the Ohio numbers probably were inconsistent with earlier exit polls as were the national numbers as others have pointed out (http://globalresearch.ca/articles/KEE411A.html ) because the final numbers aren't based on "real" exit poll data. However, I believe this has been done in other elections after polls close, so it in itself doesn't have to be sinister. Nevertheless, when presented this way, it is deceptive: it can appear to give a measure of authenticity to the vote count that is totally unwarranted.
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