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What Tuesday really meant–Nate Silver of fivethirtyeight.com sees less of a pattern

Post by Peter Callaghan / The News Tribune on May 19, 2010 at 1:28 pm |
May 19, 2010 1:29 pm

This is a pretty good analysis of Tuesday’s primaries because it lacks the breathlessness of other reports.

Nate Silver of fivethirtyeight.com doesn’t feel the need to stick with the narrative of voter revolt when the facts don’t fit. He comes up with a more-nuanced look at primaries that contained a little for both parties to like…and fear.

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