I`m going to join various people around the blogosphere
to say that whoever you vote for, don`t allow exit polls to influence your decision on whether to vote. Those things are frequently wrong, and can be used by the media in an attempt to suppress voting.
JUST A REMINDER: Basically, nothing the TV talking-heads say before the polls close means anything. Remember the bogus Kerry-victory exit poll reports from 2004?UPDATE: Apparently, though, some networks just can`t wait to call the election this time around. Hmm . . . .
The New York TImes
story he`s linking to [Networks May Call Race Before Voting Is Complete
], features a quote from David Plotz of Slate
who says"Our readers are not stupid, and we shouldn't engage in a weird Kabuki drama that pretends McCain could win California and thus the presidency.We will call it when a sensible person—not a TV news anchor who has to engage in a silly pretense about West Coast voters—would call it."
How did California
, which produced Ronald Reagan,
become a state that the GOP couldn`t possibly
, that`s how.