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

08/06/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

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.



Mccain vs obama in the General election




Gallup Daily


August 29, 1936

Renewed contact with someone who has unwittingly played an 'angelic' role in helping you realise a dream, might be momentarily disturbing. It's possible they don't know the favour they've granted. You may now have an interest in doing something special for them. It might amuse you to look to see in which ways you could benefit their interests.


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Gallup Daily


August 4, 1961

Venus remains in your sign for a little while longer yet. The fact that one relationship hasn't worked out quite as planned does not mean that others can't be launched. Within a group, you may find someone you hadn't been attracted to before has an effect on you. This though may not be in your best interests even if it's clear that you share the same objective. It may be time for you to move on completely.


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weather report
East Chance of Rain New York, NY

92 degrees (F), 10% chance of rain.

south Chance of Rain Dallas, TX

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

midwest Chance of Rain Chicago, IL

98 degrees (F), 30% chance of rain.

west Chance of Rain Los Angeles, CA

88 degrees (F), 20% chance of rain.


General Election Poll: Gallup Tracking Poll

The general-election results are based on combined data from July 26-28, 2008. For results based on this sample of 2,668 registered voters, the maximum margin of sampling error is ±2 percentage points.


Horoscopes: horoscopes.co.uk

Weather: Weather.com

Betting Lines: Intrade Prediction Markets

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