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  •  Couldn't it just be a corrupt poll? (11+ / 0-)

    I got one of those back in 2006 when I was called and asked "Do you think Ohio would benefit from a strong black governor?" And knowing what the game was I said, "Only if it's not Ken Blackwell." It was clearly a corrupt poll from the Blackwell campaign. I live in Oh-11, the blackest district in Ohio (I am not black though). They were clearly trying out their "Help us make history; elect Ohio's first black governor" message. Problem on election day was most black voters knew what Blackwell stood for — so they voted for Ted Strickland.

    Stop Rob "The Job Outsourcer" Portman. Jennifer Brunner for Senate http://www.jenniferbrunner.com/

    by anastasia p on Thu Oct 29, 2009 at 09:01:43 PM PDT

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    •  I wonder what the pollster (1+ / 0-)
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      would have responded had you asked, "What exactly is your definition of 'strong'?"

      "There have been tyrants and murderers and for a time they seem invincible but in the end, they always fall -- think of it, ALWAYS." - Gandhi

      by hopesprings on Fri Oct 30, 2009 at 07:42:29 AM PDT

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