Trump Year 1 in a Single Chart

There are a lot of ways you can grade the 1st year of the Trump presidency USA today ran a piece giving him grades from A+ to F, but for my money the best way to see how the public grades this presidency is not a poll concerning this president's approval but chart above showing … Continue reading Trump Year 1 in a Single Chart

Nate Silver Officially Declares it time for Democrats to Panic

Pseudolus: [to Hysterium] Calm yourself down! I'll tell you when it's time to panic! Miles Gloriosus: I smell mischief here! Pseudolus:  It's time. A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum 1966   If Don Surber smokes he's lighting a cigar right now because here is Nate silver site this morning It's one thing … Continue reading Nate Silver Officially Declares it time for Democrats to Panic

Panic Numbers in the Quinnipiac Poll for Dems 32-34, 73-19

Pseudolus: [to Hysterium] Calm yourself down! I'll tell you when it's time to panic! Miles Gloriosus: I smell mischief here! Pseudolus:  It's time. A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum 1966   Given how far off the polls were in Kentucky it might seem odd to talk about the importance of  poll, particularly … Continue reading Panic Numbers in the Quinnipiac Poll for Dems 32-34, 73-19

The Washington Post Channels Captain Obvious

Fool me once and you've fooled me, fool me twice and you've fooled me two times, the third time would make it three times. Captain Obvious (for Hotels.com) The Washington Post makes an amazing discovery today: Proud to be an American? You’re probably not a true liberal. That's not really an amazing statement per se, … Continue reading The Washington Post Channels Captain Obvious

Obamacare Success? What do you mean success?

Sheriff of Nottingham: We'll reorganize the entire lottery on a larger scale. I want hundreds more tokens made, my men-at-arms will help you sell them. Everyone will be force to buy at least one token. no one is to refuse. The Adventures of Robin Hood The Lottery 1958 Indo Montoya:  You keep using that word. … Continue reading Obamacare Success? What do you mean success?

Demoralized as Hell: The 85% Solution

I generally don't pay a lot of attention to the KOS SEIU poll because...well it's the Kos SEIU poll but I noticed the Breitbart link and on a whim checked it out. That Romney has a +4 lead in a poll that has a +3 democrat sample is bad. That 56% call wrong track in … Continue reading Demoralized as Hell: The 85% Solution

“I think…I think it is probably unlikely.”

Many years ago there were only the major papers and the three big networks, so when a poll like the current CBS/NYT Quinnipiac poll that Morning Joe is reporting as the doom of the Romney Campaign would never be questioned. Instead you would only see these results: but those days are gone and the new … Continue reading “I think…I think it is probably unlikely.”