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SolonKR
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11/8/2016 4:01:55 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
As if watching the returns come in later tonight wouldn't be enough to give me a heart attack, one data company has decided to provide a live analysis before the polls even close >.<

Note the disclaimers against taking anything from the numbers at one point; after all, Clinton leads in Florida but is behind in Pennsylvania at the moment, and the odds of her winning Florida while losing Pennsylvania are pretty slim. http://www.slate.com...
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11/8/2016 4:05:39 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 11/8/2016 3:48:42 PM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
Go away.

You didn't finish your post, so I helped you out ;3
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11/8/2016 4:26:55 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 11/8/2016 3:48:42 PM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
Go.

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11/8/2016 4:31:32 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 11/8/2016 4:26:55 PM, Skepsikyma wrote:
At 11/8/2016 3:48:42 PM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
Go.

DONALDUS INVICTUS
LIBERA ET IMPERA
ACERUBUS ET INGENS
AUGUSTA PER ANGUSTA

Fvck you, autocorrect.
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11/8/2016 5:19:55 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 11/8/2016 3:48:42 PM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
Go.

America will lose.
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11/8/2016 5:47:34 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
The only real question now is "Will Trump lose by a narrow margin or by a landslide?"
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11/8/2016 11:15:29 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 11/8/2016 5:47:34 PM, Vox_Veritas wrote:
The only real question now is "Will Trump lose by a narrow margin or by a landslide?"

The real question is, "How much crow will Nate Lithium eat?"
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11/8/2016 11:24:27 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
Johnson will fall short of the 5%.
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11/8/2016 11:40:28 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
Right now according to fivethirtyeight it look like the Dems have a 51% chance of winning the Senate. Clinton at 71%
http://fivethirtyeight.com...
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11/8/2016 11:56:42 PM
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Although...... Politico hows Clinton with 96,558 Popular Votes and Trump with 34,101 Popular Votes popular votes.

http://www.politico.com...
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11/8/2016 11:59:37 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 11/8/2016 11:56:42 PM, Peepette wrote:
Although...... Politico hows Clinton with 96,558 Popular Votes and Trump with 134,101 Popular Votes popular votes.

http://www.politico.com...

FTFY
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11/9/2016 12:01:21 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 11/8/2016 11:59:37 PM, 1Percenter wrote:
At 11/8/2016 11:56:42 PM, Peepette wrote:
Although...... Politico hows Clinton with 96,558 Popular Votes and Trump with 134,101 Popular Votes popular votes.

http://www.politico.com...

FTFY

Don't know what that means.
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11/9/2016 12:01:36 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 11/9/2016 12:01:21 AM, Peepette wrote:
At 11/8/2016 11:59:37 PM, 1Percenter wrote:
At 11/8/2016 11:56:42 PM, Peepette wrote:
Although...... Politico hows Clinton with 96,558 Popular Votes and Trump with 134,101 Popular Votes popular votes.

http://www.politico.com...

FTFY

Don't know what that means.

Fixed That For You
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11/9/2016 12:03:13 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 11/9/2016 12:01:36 AM, 1Percenter wrote:
At 11/9/2016 12:01:21 AM, Peepette wrote:
At 11/8/2016 11:59:37 PM, 1Percenter wrote:
At 11/8/2016 11:56:42 PM, Peepette wrote:
Although...... Politico hows Clinton with 96,558 Popular Votes and Trump with 134,101 Popular Votes popular votes.

http://www.politico.com...

FTFY

Don't know what that means.

Fixed That For You

Hopefully those numbers will get fixed in short order.LOL
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11/9/2016 12:09:35 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 11/8/2016 11:59:37 PM, 1Percenter wrote:
At 11/8/2016 11:56:42 PM, Peepette wrote:
Although...... Politico hows Clinton with 96,558 Popular Votes and Trump with 134,101 Popular Votes popular votes.

http://www.politico.com...

FTFY
Up to 284K , now. Assuming I'm reading it right.
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11/9/2016 12:28:59 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
Sorry...didn't see this :(
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11/9/2016 12:34:32 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
Florida is still up for grabs. Indiana and Kentucky right now is Trumps. Vermont is Hillary's
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11/9/2016 12:44:04 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 11/9/2016 12:34:32 AM, Peepette wrote:
Florida is still up for grabs. Indiana and Kentucky right now is Trumps. Vermont is Hillary's

Fl is 100% Trump. The red counties outnumber the remaining blue counties.
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11/9/2016 12:47:46 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 11/8/2016 5:19:55 PM, PetersSmith wrote:
At 11/8/2016 3:48:42 PM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
Go.

America will lose.

Quite true
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11/9/2016 12:48:28 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 11/9/2016 12:44:04 AM, ShabShoral wrote:
At 11/9/2016 12:34:32 AM, Peepette wrote:
Florida is still up for grabs. Indiana and Kentucky right now is Trumps. Vermont is Hillary's

Fl is 100% Trump. The red counties outnumber the remaining blue counties.

48/51% with 4% of the vote in. Not so fast, it's up for grabs.
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11/9/2016 12:53:30 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
If Trump wins, I swear I'll move to Canada. Maybe Alberta would be nice.
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11/9/2016 12:53:40 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 11/9/2016 12:49:25 AM, Mikal wrote:
Trumps winning the pop vote by 10 percent, WTF

About that Clinton Machine,,,,

Deus Ex Machina bro...