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Sorry, kos, as of this afternoon, according to exit polls, nobody but Republicans seems very interested in the Michigan Republican primary. It's not a very nice day, turnout is light, according to the Grand Rapids Press.

On Tuesday there were both Democratic and Republican primaries and though ballot maneuvering left the Democratic side in essence non-competitive, apparently it kept some Democrats from migrating to the Republican contest — where they made up fewer than one in 10 voters. In 2000, Republicans made up only 48 percent of the GOP primary electorate; Tuesday they were two-thirds of it. A quarter of Republican primary voters Tuesday called themselves independent, down from 35 percent eight years ago.

still, even a few thousand Democrats bent on clusterf**k can create a lot of havoc.

No word so far on John Bambenek's groundbreakingly ignorant 6th grade homeworklegal challenge. As far as I know, kos is still laughing too hard pick up the phone and lawyer up.

Unfortunately for the clusterf**kers, popular ex-gov Bill Milliken went off on Romney yesteday. I think this will more than compensate for any Kossacks voting for Willard the rat .

I'd advise you all to emulate Matt Yglesiasand start loading up your John McCain stories, cause he's gonna be the doddering old white guy Republican nominee. And it is entirely possible that he will be elected president.....of Del Boca Vista, phase II.

Polls will be closing about a half hour after this diary is posted. Here are the poll guesses. Register your prognostication and get out the Orville. The GR Press link above will have exit polls.

Originally posted to seesdifferent on Tue Jan 15, 2008 at 04:28 PM PST.

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