October 3, 2012
CHARLIE MARTIN: Watching The Polls Unskew.
Some people are suspicious. “I think they adjust the skew to get the result that suits the propaganda purpose, and they’re temporarily making the race look tight to make the debate seem super-important. (That’s good for CNN’s ratings, so there’s a commercial, nonpolitical reason too for poll fakery.) Then they can make a show of breaking the news that Obama got big debate bounce.” When Obama voters feel this way, you know the press has lost credibility.