#53: Leaving Las Vegas for March Madness
The polls have closed, and the responses are in: 39% want a longer show that combines interviews with our regular briefing & 52% want a sep show for the interview. and 9% said “fewer interviews, bah humbug!” So--you’ve spoken! And we’re listening. So starting next week we’ll have two episodes a week: one with interviews & one without.
Number of the week:
Is feminism anti-men. Sadly, some men think so. We’re not anti-men, we want what you got!
YouGov on feminism
NV in our rear-view mirror. Where to next?
Echelon calls SC using IVR. Pollsters get NV right after all. The GOP circus is headed to Texas, Florida & Ohio. The Dem circus is headed to Texas, Colorado, Oklahoma & Massachusetts. Get ready!
OH GOP poll/Quinnipiac
FL GOP poll/Quinnipiac
Echelon Insights on Medium/SC poll
TX GOP poll
TX GOP poll/Monmouth
Fox national Dem poll
HuffPo Primary averages
HuffPo General averages
The news out of NV for both contests was what happened with the Latino vote. But Latinos are far from monolithic, entrance polls are still polls, and both Pew and the Washington Post/Univision add context.
Washington Post/Univision poll
Pew on Millennials & Latinos
McLatchy on NV Dem battle over Latinos
Trump winning Latinos in NV
I guess we’ll need to do a weekly SCOTUS segment? There’s lots of new polling.
HuffPo on question wording
Pew on SCOTUS
PPP on OH, PA SCOTUS impact
Apple of the FBI’s eye
Hey! We found an issue on which Ds and Rs agree!
Pew on Apple vs. FBI
Ask a Millennial:
What big news about Millennials almost beat “man sneaks into luntz focus group” on our Facebook page? We ask our resident Millennial: Kristen. Although perhaps on this front Margie is more like a Millennial?
USA Today on wine
The Selfie Vote
Even dog-owners don’t want dogs in bars.
Dogs in a bar: no. Dogs at a dog-happy hour at a bar? Uh, maybe? Cats a grocery store? No! America, you’ve spoken.
No dogs at a bar, says YouGov
Buckle your seat belts for March Madness! Even by next week we’ll have a clearer idea where the race is going.
But no one knows right now where the November race is going--don’t let anyone tell you otherwise.
Meanwhile, the SCOTUS fight is already heated & it’s barely even started.
Other things not heated: Apple vs. the government. Dogs at bars.
Meanwhile, Millennials aren’t all bad. They drink wine don’t they?
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