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freedom fighter jh Donating Member (490 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jun-17-07 12:56 PM
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99. This is what I think he means
Mike, please correct me if I am wrong.

Yes, OTOH, as you say, the absurd results that you get fromwei ghting show that something was wrong with the weighting. But it doesn't stop there. The weighted exit poll has been used to support Bush's win, which some suspect was not a true win. The raw exit poll data, however, show (I believe) a 3-point win for Kerry in the popular vote and a win in the Electoral College. How did Kerry's 3 points in the raw data become Bush's 3 (or so) points in the final data? Weighting. If the weighting is wrong, then maybe the raw data are closer to the truth. And with the more accurate raw data showing a win for Kerry, maybe it really was a win for Kerry.
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