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Entries from December 2nd, 2004

Displaying the Election Results

December 2nd, 2004, 11:30am by Sam Wang

Election results can be displayed in many ways. The cartograms used on this site are a way of displaying electoral votes accurately. To see displays done by population or on a county-by-county basis, see these interesting maps.

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Tags: 2004 Election

Exit Polling Articles

December 2nd, 2004, 11:30am by Sam Wang

Several interesting and good articles about exit polls. Here is a piece in the Washington Post about demystification of exit polls. Also, in this week’s New Yorker is a great article by Louis Menand on a meeting that took place at Stanford at which pollsters discussed the interpretation of this year’s results. Essentially, they think [...]

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Tags: 2004 Election