Category Archives: Elections

Queensland Election Thread 2020

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The Chook vs. The Freckle

FORGET coronavirus, about which a majority of Queenslanders couldn’t care less. I think today’s election will be a classic contest between the south-east corner and all the rest. That means the LNP needs unexpected wins in and around the capital … Continue reading

Posted in Elections, State Politics | 37 Comments

Patrick Basham on the US election

Posted in American politics, Elections | 22 Comments

Biden supporters now encouraging militants to assault nuns

You might consider getting an attorney, if the nuns feel you’ve endangered them. They are American citizens after all. A guy like @LLinWood, for example, takes this behavior seriously. Why not be a gentleman and delete your tweet? https://t.co/ls6j3IHU2y https://t.co/5w3K9JeWi5 … Continue reading

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China Joe will make it a crime to be unmasked alone in a car

Millions of Americans would be subjected to detainment, fines or arrest on US highways: JUST IN: Joe Biden says as President he would mandate masks on highways. 🤯 pic.twitter.com/fHs5ZuGUB3 — SV News 🚨 (@SVNewsAlerts) October 23, 2020   As the … Continue reading

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Rohan: A poll that’s too good to be true?

I wanted to write this after Steve Kates lamented why the Essential poll showed 61% support of Dan Andrews, in his The Melbourne Syndrome Revisited post. I said at the time something along the lines of, the polls are manipulated … Continue reading

Posted in Elections, Guest Post | 28 Comments

Trump v Biden Debate Open Thread

Posted in Elections, International, Politics | 367 Comments

Excitement Machine

#JoeBiden rally. #ScrewThePolls pic.twitter.com/gwbMCHluKD — James Woods (@RealJamesWoods) October 18, 2020

Posted in American politics, Elections | 47 Comments

Operation Overbite

Jacinda Ardern led New Zealand through a terrorist attack, a volcanic eruption and COVID-19. Now her toughest challenge begins.

Posted in Elections, International | 34 Comments

October Surmise

Interesting: A chart comparing the 2016 & 2020 presidential election prediction markets.  

Posted in American politics, Elections | 31 Comments