POLITICS
04/10/2008 05:12 am ET Updated 5 days ago

Huffpollstrology: Candidates' Horoscopes, Polls And More For April 3

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.


See the bottom of the entry for polling methodology.








  Polls Stars Betting
Democrats
Clinton

clinton

55%

Rasmussen Poll

(West Virginia)

scorpioSCORPIO October 26, 1947

Someone close might be absolutely determined that you spend some time relaxing. Another possibility is visiting a place where the gardens are tended particularly well. Music seems likely to play a key role. Though it may not be possible to still a small voice at the back of your head, the fact that someone is taking so much time attempting to put you at your ease should lift your spirits. The romantic antics of someone much younger could be a source of some amusement.

14.9%

chance of

winning

Obama

obama

27%

Rasmussen Poll

(West Virginia)

scorpioLEO August 4, 1961

Agreements could be reached and a constructive plan developed. True you might sense that certain individuals could still undermine your plans. However, you could feel pleased that people who have supported you in the past now seem to be rallying round again. Contact with the world of the Arts seems probable. You might also be asked to make an introduction on behalf of a friend.

82.7%

chance of

winning















weather report
East Chance of Rain Providence, RI

Sunshine and some clouds. High around 55F. Winds WSW at 10 to 20 mph.

south Chance of Rain Biloxi, MS

Mostly cloudy skies early will become partly cloudy later in the day. A stray afternoon or evening thunderstorm is possible. High 76F. Winds SE at 10 to 20 mph.

midwest Chance of Rain Omaha, NE

Rain. Snow may mix in. High 47F. Winds E at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 70%. Rainfall around a half an inch.

west Chance of Rain Portland, OR

Sunshine and some clouds. High near 65F. Winds light and variable.

Sources:

Democratic Poll: Rasmussen

This telephone survey of 702 Likely Democratic Voters was conducted by Rasmussen Reports on March 13, 2008. The margin of sampling error for the survey is +/- 4 percentage points with a 95% level of confidence.

Horoscopes: Horoscopes.co.uk

Weather: Weather.com

Betting Lines: Intrade Prediction Markets