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11/8/2016 3:48:42 PM
Posted: 1 month ago
Go.
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11/8/2016 4:01:55 PM
Posted: 1 month 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
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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 4:22:22 PM
Posted: 1 month ago
Trump will lose the Presidential election, then he will start crying.
Bronto?
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11/8/2016 4:26:55 PM
Posted: 1 month ago
At 11/8/2016 3:48:42 PM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
Go.

DONALDUS INVICTUS
LIBERA ET IMPERA
ACERUBUS ET INGENS
AUGUSTA PER AUGUSTA
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11/8/2016 4:31:32 PM
Posted: 1 month 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.
"The Collectivist experiment is thoroughly suited (in appearance at least) to the Capitalist society which it proposes to replace. It works with the existing machinery of Capitalism, talks and thinks in the existing terms of Capitalism, appeals to just those appetites which Capitalism has aroused, and ridicules as fantastic and unheard-of just those things in society the memory of which Capitalism has killed among men wherever the blight of it has spread."
- Hilaire Belloc -
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11/8/2016 5:19:55 PM
Posted: 1 month 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
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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
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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 month ago
Johnson will fall short of the 5%.
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11/8/2016 11:40:28 PM
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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
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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 month 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 month 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 month 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 month 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 month ago
Sorry...didn't see this :(
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11/9/2016 12:29:53 AM
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Anyone know why Indiana and Kentucky are always the first races to be called?
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11/9/2016 12:34:32 AM
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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
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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 month 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
Meh!
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11/9/2016 12:48:28 AM
Posted: 1 month 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 12:53:40 AM
Posted: 1 month 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...