Speakeasy forum: I hate election night coverage

by: Roger NC November 6, 2012 5:31 PM PST

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I hate election night coverage

by Roger NC - 11/6/12 5:31 PM

Here they're even giving percentages and margins, before any polls report, just on early voting.

National news with their maps and promises to break in and let you know as soon as they "call" a state.

I've said it every since the fisco in Florida with Bush/Gore. There should not be any release of numbers from any where until the last poll in the US closes. I'm not sure if that's in Alaska, Hiwaii, or were, but nothing should be released before the last polling place closes. And all their county by county, state by state speculation of who gets what is not only ridiculous, it's just wrong somehow.

Well, back to recorded programs, or even to housework. I may just lay down with a book and call it a night. And that's a fiction book, perferably scifi and/or fanasty.

Roger

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