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 and 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 helep the polling junkies in the media keep polls in the proper perspective.
|Mccain vs obama in the General election|
August 29, 1936
Play-time could be more important than usual. At an after hours event you could meet someone who might be considered the 'mystery guest'. Hiding things might be important too. Even if this is very early gift-buying, maintaining a treasure store could matter. You might also be old a secret that's not uncomfortable to hold but is unusual in that it's so old, but still so valuable.
August 4, 1961
Well, you could fall head over heels in love. Or you could be so turned on by a place or item that you want to own it. Possessiveness could be at work - as could envy and jealousy. In identifying a thing or person that has such effect on you, you gain understanding of why others are sometimes compelled to behave as they do. This could trigger arbitrating talents.
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97 degrees (F), 30% chance of rain.
96 degrees (F), 20% chance of rain.
87 degrees (F), 40% chance of rain.
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77 degrees (F), 0% chance of rain.
General Election Poll: CNN Poll
The CNN/Opinion Research Corporation poll was conducted Wednesday and Thursday, with 921 registered voters, including 435 registered voters who describe themselves as Democrats or independents who lean Democratic. The sampling error for most results is plus or minus 4.5 percentage points.
Betting Lines: Intrade Prediction Markets