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Thought of the Day

By Matthew Yglesias  

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Barack Obama bringing Indiana and Virginia into the Democratic column for the first time since the 1964 landslide reflects the enduring “center-right” nature of American politics.

Seriously — what would falsify the center-right thesis if not a political sweep by left-of-center candidates?

UPDATE: Brokaw on Morning Joe cited as evidence for the center-right thesis the idea that a majority of land area in the United States, if you measure it on the county level, voted for McCain.

‹ 52 Percent

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