The psy-ops of this campaign has kicked into its final, payoff phase.
a prayer for Wisconsin
Take a look at Memeorandum the day before the Wisconsin recall election.
All day a “poll” has Walker ahead by three points. “Intrade” betting says Walker has a 93% chance of winning.
June 4, 2012
Intrade Has Walker’s Chances over 90%; NY Times in Panic Mode
Walter Russell Mead Via Meadia
And it is all bullsquash. It is speculation raised to the point of “fact” specifically to buoy Walker voters and depress Anti-Walker voters.
As journalism: only a fool reports the results of an election before the election, as Thomas Dewey and his staff, who had purchased D.C. homes, found out in November of 1948. Continue reading