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Old Today, 02:06 AM   #3121
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Originally Posted by Meadmaker View Post
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I've been reading about why this year's polling is different, and I haven't read any article that says, "People who vote for Trump are less likely to tell that to pollsters." But it's true.<snip>.
How do you know it's true?
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Old Today, 02:09 AM   #3122
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Originally Posted by SezMe View Post
Biden is polling ahead in all swing states but Ohio. It's not an unreasonable prediction. This election is *NOT* a rerun of 2016; that's where your error is.
Why do you need such statement ? 538 says the chance is 10%. It means there is a chance. It is withing error of the polls. At the moment you just can't say Biden will win. It would be, above all else, unskeptical.
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