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Huffpollstrology: Candidates' Horoscopes, Polls And More For April 13

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Polls have come to dominate the media's horse race coverage of political campaigns. Pundits and reporters constantly use them to tell us who's hot and who's not -- but skip over the fact that plummeting response rates and variables like undecided voters and margins of error often render these polls useless as anything other than lightweight diversions on par with horoscopes and political betting lines. Our HuffPollstrology chart helps keep you up to date on the latest poll results, along with the latest horoscope predictions, and the latest online political betting lines - and will hopefully help the polling junkies in the media keep polls in the proper perspective.

See the bottom of the entry for polling methodology.

  Polls Stars Betting
Gallup Poll


October 26, 1947

Though considered one of the more 'emotional' signs of the zodiac, you are more than capable of exercising a logical brain when needed. So, today, you could help those who can't see eye to eye to focus on the desired outcome and arrive at consensus. It won't be surprising if your professionalism is remarked on. It's likely too that your actions will save money: possibly bringing a bonus your way?.


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Gallup Poll


August 4, 1961

You could be in the limelight. It's even possible that you'll attract media attention or collaborate with someone who has an amazing story to tell. There could be something time sensitive about all this. Another possibility is that a food with which you're unfamiliar has marked effect. Though logically knowing that this can't be stirring childhood memories, it seems likely that thoughts of the past will surface.

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weather report
East Chance of Rain

Loch Sheldrake, NY

Rain early. High of 46 degrees.

south Chance of Rain

Bay St. Louis, MS

High of 70 degrees. 10% chance of rain.

midwest Chance of Rain Chicago, IL
Rain likely. AM Snow Showers. High of 38 degrees. 30% chance of rain.
west Chance of Rain Los Angeles, CA
High of 86 degrees. 10% chance of rain.


Democratic Poll: Gallup Poll

The Democratic nomination results are based on combined data from April 9-11, 2008. For results based on this sample of 1,197 Democratic and Democratic-leaning voters, the maximum margin of sampling error is ±3 percentage points.



Betting Lines: Intrade Prediction Markets