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How Grocery Shopping Can Teach You to Look at the Polls Differently

Dr. John Johnson | Posted 09.06.2016 | Politics
Dr. John Johnson

My wife asked me if I would run to the grocery store last weekend. Given my general lack of focus, I wanted to make sure I got everything we needed. A...

We Need To Talk About What the GOP Has Been Missing (For Years Now)

Jarrett Hill | Posted 09.06.2016 | Politics
Jarrett Hill

In an election where the GOP has welcomed its most unwelcome of candidates, it's time to autopsy the autopsy, and check out some facts.

2016 Electoral Math -- Hillary Slides Back

Chris Weigant | Posted 09.06.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

As things stand, Clinton still has a healthy 58 percent of the total, while Trump has 37 percent. In two weeks, Clinton has lost eight points while Trump gained three points. The extra five points is now in the tied category.

Hillary Clinton Is Doing Better In States With Highly Educated White Populations

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 08.31.2016 | Politics

Hillary Clinton is winning in states with a greater proportion of highly educated white voters, a demographic that her rival Donald Trump needs to win...

What is Cherry-Picking? When The Pollster Visits the Empty Restaurant

Dr. John Johnson | Posted 09.02.2016 | Politics
Dr. John Johnson

Consider a small restaurant that's open from lunch through dinnertime. One day, every hour on the hour, a pollster counts how many people are in the r...

Here's How The Polls Decide Who We Are

The Huffington Post | John Trowbridge | Posted 08.25.2016 | Comedy

If you’re like me, you check the polls every morning to see how close we are to temporary salvation or widespread panic. Thanks to Nate Silver’s d...

Trump's New Campaign Manager Is Gambling It All On The 'Shy Trump Voter' Theory

The Huffington Post | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.24.2016 | Politics

When news broke last week that there had been yet another “shake-up” in GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump’s campaign, the lion’s share of ...

2016 Electoral Math -- Hillary Moves Up

Chris Weigant | Posted 08.23.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Hillary Clinton wins with a landslide of votes in the Electoral College. Clinton's percent of the total is 66.5, roughly twice Trump's 33.5 percent. Currently, no states are tied.

There's An Overwhelming Difference Between Clinton And Trump Supporters

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 08.19.2016 | Politics

There’s no shortage of differences between Hillary Clinton’s and Donald Trump’s supporters, who seem to disagree on everything from the benefits...

Republicans Are Feeling Kind Of Pessimistic About Their Party Right Now

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 08.16.2016 | Politics

Democrats are happier than Republicans in terms of the politicians their party has elected in the past, their nominees currently running for president...

Vacation Back Pain And Summer Sciatica: 6 Tips

Todd Edelson, PT DPT, Dip. MDT | Posted 08.12.2016 | Fifty
Todd Edelson, PT DPT, Dip. MDT

When you get to your destination, avoid excessive forward bending, the combination of bending and twisting, and using the muscles of your back to lift, especially in the morning.

Instant Poll: Positive Leadership Strengths Of The 2016 Presidential Candidates

David Peck | Posted 08.11.2016 | Politics
David Peck

Regardless of your political stripe, I bet you agree that so far the 2016 US Presidential race has been a marathon of negativity and media churn. S...

Barack Obama Just Keeps Getting More Popular

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 08.16.2016 | Politics

While Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are battling to get into the White House, its current occupant is seeing his numbers continue to climb. A new M...

Electoral Math -- The Best Way To Track The Race

Chris Weigant | Posted 08.09.2016 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Welcome to the kickoff of my quadrennial "Electoral Math" column series. I've always been astonished that no other statistics guru out there seems to present the presidential race in the way that makes the most sense -- by Electoral College vote, charted over time.

Is Money Mojo Contagious?

David Rae | Posted 08.08.2016 | Queer Voices
David Rae

Who you spend time with, who raised you, and where you work can all affect your attitudes and actions about money.

Trump Woos Sanders Supporters And Snubs Cruz Fans

John A. Tures | Posted 08.08.2016 | Politics
John A. Tures

Trump can't afford to snub Cruz and his supporters this campaign season, while trying to appeal to some populist socialism.

Fallacy of Large Crowds

Dr. John Johnson | Posted 08.05.2016 | Politics
Dr. John Johnson

"I wish the press would report the crowd like it is." - Donald Trump, at a campaign rally in Jacksonville, Florida. "I want to say hello to the overf...

Donald Trump Just Had Another Very Bad Polling Day

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 08.08.2016 | Politics

Fresh off of a post-convention bounce, Hillary Clinton is continuing to grow her lead over Donald Trump, according to new national polling released Th...

New Study Reveals Drastic Increase in Political Harassment Online

Craig Newmark | Posted 08.04.2016 | Politics
Craig Newmark

Online harassment has been an ongoing problem since the dawn of the Internet despite efforts to curb it, particularly in the last year by Facebook and...

It’s Time For A New Word To Describe Modern Relationship Statuses

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 08.04.2016 | Arts

Imagine seeing the same romantic partner for years. Maybe a friendship evolved into dating, which turned into a shared living space, shared rent and s...

Poll Shows Donald Trump’s Feud With The Khans Hurting Him

The Huffington Post | Natalie Jackson | Posted 08.04.2016 | Politics

More than three-quarters of voters have heard about Donald Trump’s spat with Khizr and Ghazala Khan, the Muslim Americans whose son died serving as ...

Never, Ever Report A Poll You Haven’t Seen

The Huffington Post | Natalie Jackson | Posted 08.02.2016 | Politics

Yesterday, a report of a Utah poll showing Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton leading the GOP’s Donald Trump by 1 point provoked specul...

Americans Are Finally Comfortable With The Idea Of A Female Presidential Nominee

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 07.26.2016 | Politics

PHILADELPHIA ― “If the party whose candidate you most often support nominated a woman for President of the United States, would you vote for her i...

Ted Cruz Favorability With Republicans Drops After Convention Speech

The Huffington Post | Elise Foley | Posted 07.25.2016 | Politics

Many pundits and politicians, including GOP nominee Donald Trump himself, predicted that Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) had hurt his own reputation by declin...

The GOP's Anti-Gay Marriage Platform Puts It Way Out Of Step With Most Americans

The Huffington Post | Ariel Edwards-Levy | Posted 07.20.2016 | Politics

The Republican Party’s continuing opposition to same-sex marriage may have appeased the party’s social conservatives, but it appeals to a dwindlin...