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  •  I didn't define it. The exit pollsters asked ... (0+ / 0-)

    ...voters emerging from the polls how they self-identified.

    The point of this from the beginning is that some folks here have claimed it was liberals and others on the left who didn't turn out. THAT is the blame game that's been going on.

    I don't need to be told about turnout needs. Except in 2012, when I had just moved, and two elections in the mid-'80s when I was often in Central America, I have walked precincts for the Democrats in every election  since 1964, four years before I could vote.

    Don't tell me what you believe, show me what you do and I will tell you what you believe.

    by Meteor Blades on Thu Oct 10, 2013 at 09:37:07 PM PDT

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    •  Which is in my opinion exactly the point (0+ / 0-)

      Self identification is probably the weakest method for statistical analysis there is. I'd wager there's little difference in overall politics  between the two of us and yet I'd never self identify in any way shape or form. Let alone as a 'liberal'.

      I get your point but it doesn't relate to the point I was making or in my opinion the point that was made here by Markos.

      You have a good night.

      Der Weg ist das Ziel

      by duhban on Thu Oct 10, 2013 at 09:58:53 PM PDT

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