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Huffpollstrology: Candidates' Horoscopes, Polls And More For June 30

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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 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 help the polling junkies in the media keep polls in the proper perspective.










 
Polls

Stars

Betting
Mccain vs obama in the General election
McCain
mccain
42%
Gallup Daily
scorpioVIRGO
August 29, 1936

Once again, your efficiency streak could be showing. Friends born under the Fire signs of Aries, Leo or Sagittarius might need your help particularly. Lively debate could be linked to a property issue. Again, the ownership of an item could come up for discussion. You might also have contact with a builder or designer who suggests a major alteration.


30.8%

chance of
winning

Obama
obama
46%
Gallup Daily
scorpioLEO
August 4, 1961

You could attract the limelight. However, this could leave you feeling most exposed. It's as likely that you'll be happy to let someone see that you do have a vulnerable side. This could actually be your secret weapon. As a member of a team, you could enthuse and engage others on a project that needs to be completed before the end of the month: perhaps you sense that considerable energy needs to be expended now before certain individuals are distracted.


65%

chance of
winning




















weather report
East Chance of Rain New York, NY

87 degrees (F), 10% chance of rain.
south Chance of Rain Dallas, TX

94 degrees (F), 20% chance of rain.
midwest Chance of Rain Chicago, IL

80 degrees (F), 30% chance of rain.
west Chance of Rain Los Angeles, CA

87 degrees (F), 0% chance of rain.

Sources:

General Election Poll: Gallup Daily Tracking Poll

The general-election results are based on combined data from June 25-26 and 28, 2008. For results based on this sample of 2,644 registered voters, the maximum margin of sampling error is ±2 percentage points.

Horoscopes: horoscopes.co.uk

Weather: Weather.com

Betting Lines: Intrade Prediction Markets