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karynnj

(59,527 posts)
12. Unless people are lying, that quote makes it worse not better
Sat Mar 2, 2024, 11:09 AM
Mar 2

I personally find it hard to believe that 10 percent of people who voted for Biden now support Trump. Supporting Trump is different than saying they are undecided. Saying they are now with Trump is not a case of them not yet having "come home".

I hope this is a bad sample. Consider that samples now have about a 2 percent response rate.

About That Poll (NY Times) [View all] brooklynite Mar 2 OP
In context, it does make sense. TwilightZone Mar 2 #1
I hope Democrats are NOT taking up this bet without actually putting up LOTs of work riversedge Mar 2 #2
The race was always going to be close. TwilightZone Mar 2 #10
I just don't get what is so horrible about Biden, especially, in comparison to Trump. RKP5637 Mar 2 #3
Biden isn't horrible. Tennessee Hillbilly Mar 2 #17
Yep, exactly! RKP5637 Mar 2 #20
People think the state of America right now is horrible. All Mixed Up Mar 2 #41
Excellent summary! RKP5637 Mar 2 #48
That explanation of the poll makes sense. David__77 Mar 2 #4
yes samsingh Mar 2 #9
More polls ... Charging Triceratops Mar 2 #5
Thank you. Alliepoo Mar 2 #6
"Dean Phillips finished fourth in a two man race," LOL! Ocelot II Mar 2 #7
He's a spoiler so he has plenty of Republican cash to keep trying to spoil. emulatorloo Mar 2 #26
He doesn't seem to be very good at it, though. Ocelot II Mar 2 #27
He's horrible at it! emulatorloo Mar 2 #31
i think a lot more than 3% of trump's supporters have fled. look at the decline in attendance in his rallies samsingh Mar 2 #8
Rally attendance really isn't indicative of anything. TwilightZone Mar 2 #11
Unless people are lying, that quote makes it worse not better karynnj Mar 2 #12
Yeah, that's the part I choked on, too. Gidney N Cloyd Mar 2 #13
Many people are just not that into politics womanofthehills Mar 2 #16
Here's why it could be true Polybius Mar 2 #21
When you start to break polls down like this, the MOE becomes much bigger. All Mixed Up Mar 2 #42
Good points karynnj Mar 2 #44
The Times' polls are consistently outliers, to generate clicks and views Fiendish Thingy Mar 2 #14
Pollsters adjust for oversampling. TwilightZone Mar 2 #23
Actually it is a huge issue Fiendish Thingy Mar 2 #25
I'd like to add something to your signature line quote. barbaraann Mar 2 #32
How are 97% still voting for him edhopper Mar 2 #15
They know the primaries will be over. former9thward Mar 2 #18
You're telling us Trump is dropping out? HareKrishna Mar 2 #29
No. former9thward Mar 2 #40
Because most of the other 40% were always going to vote for him in November. TwilightZone Mar 2 #22
if Biden does not win big I will be shocked RANDYWILDMAN Mar 2 #19
Post removed Post removed Mar 2 #24
If you have a reason to dislike Political Wire, please share...... brooklynite Mar 2 #30
10% will now back trmp? spanone Mar 2 #28
(pssssttt... it's not true.) Think. Again. Mar 2 #33
I'm just going to say this vercetti2021 Mar 2 #34
I'm seeing this NYT poll given a lot coverage on a number of sites. sop Mar 2 #35
Joe and Dump tied with women at 46% d_b Mar 2 #36
You're always racing to DU to defend these chump-ass polls. Do you make a living from polling sciences? SoFlaBro Mar 2 #37
No. I'm a retired transportation planner. brooklynite Mar 2 #38
How do you know that the polls are not just made up? There is ZERO to validate accuracy since there is no election. SoFlaBro Mar 2 #39
You think someone just created this poll out of whole cloth? TexasDem69 Mar 2 #43
The poll is flawed videohead5 Mar 2 #45
I asked what is the method of verification. You know what you can do with your blessing. SoFlaBro Mar 2 #47
The article in the NYT is definitely flawed and the poll ain't worth much. nt BootinUp Mar 2 #46
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