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View Diary: 11/1 Daily Kos R2K Tracking Poll: Obama 51, McCain 44 (397 comments)

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    Random age breaks completely obscure the most important "age" issue--generational electoral politics. As many prominent experts have noted, Obama is a member of Generation Jones–born 1954-1965, between the Boomers and GenXers. The electoral impact of Jonesers--now 42-54 yeaars old--is made invisible by random age breaks.

    Here's a recent 5 minute GenJones video which features many top pundits (including David Brooks, Clarence Page, Dick Morris, Juan Williams, Karen Tumulty, Howard Wolfson, Michael Barone, etc.) specifically talking about Obama (and Palin’s) membership in Generation Jones, as well as the surprisingly big role that GenJones is now playing in this election:

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