12/03/13 - 4:13pm
Is it me, or are many of the polls, particularly in a nonelection year, totally predictable? When the tea partyers force a partial government shutdown, they get hammered with widespread disapproval. When Barack Obama’s be-all-end-all health-care program craters at startup, the president’s numbers plummet. Important? Yes. Obvious? Also yes, and easy to ignore for anyone but the most fanatic political junkie.