Crowdsourcing and Regression Analysis of Polls; Can We Help Prove That Oklahomans Are Not That Dumb?

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One of the great things about the new high-tech world we live in is that serious nerds can be celebrated and given a chance to shine. For my money, the best source of election information from last year was not a pundit, or a candidate, but a baseball stats geek who started doing some excellent technical and statistical analysis of polling data. That site is fivethirtyeight.com, and the guy is Nate Silver.

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