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  •  He Guards Against Lying Pollsters Too... (1+ / 0-)
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    Nate is fantastic.   In 2014, 2016, etc, the Right might (probably will) try to game the system more (beyond Rasmussen's bull), maybe creating a slew of new right-leaning polling companies to cook polling numbers... so that averages of all the polls will lean Right... in a case like that, Nate's model will factor that in, probably assigned almost no weight to the fly-by-night pollsters.

    "Don't look back... something might be gaining on you..." -Satchel Paige.

    by npb7768 on Wed Nov 07, 2012 at 07:54:11 AM PST

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