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World map shows how the rest of the globe would vote in our election

Post by News Tribune Staff on Oct. 31, 2008 at 10:10 am |
October 31, 2008 10:10 am

Curious about how a few folks in Greenland or Burkina Faso would vote in the U.S. presidential election?


I thought so.


A Web site called theworldfor lets people with Internet access all over the world express their preference between Sen. Barack Obama or Sen. John McCain.


It probably should not come as a surprise that “the world” is favoring Obama. Europe is a sea of blue. North and South America, too.


But a few countries are favoring McCain, including Iran, Senegal, Honduras and one dude in the aforementioned Burkina Faso.


Check it out. If you hang out on the site for a few minutes, you might even see a pop-up when someone new weighs in.

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