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OnTheOtherHand Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Aug-24-09 05:38 PM
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68. "Now I know how Galileo felt."
Edited on Mon Aug-24-09 05:47 PM by OnTheOtherHand

I did address the content of the analysis. As I said, it boils down to the statement that such-and-such a result is "VERY implausible" or "IMPOSSIBLE" -- in other words, you personally cannot believe it. As I've said elsewhere, this is functionally identical to creationist "rebuttals" of evolution.

You would need to present specific, defensible reasons why it is "impossible" for 15% of returning Gore voters to have voted for Bush -- if we stipulate that everything else in the analysis is correct. You have none.


Such as your belief... that exit polls not designed to uncover fraud therefore they should not be used for any analysis. Well, its true that you don't use them at all and just rely on your "beliefs".

Nope, it's trivial to verify that I've often used exit polls in analysis. I sometimes wonder, is any accusation too silly for you to hurl?
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