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Late October 2012: Dan Drezner Accidently Reads Niall Ferguson

Hoisted from Late October 2012: The Half-Month of MittMentum

Late October, 2012: The Half-Month of MittMentum: Fox News and all its friends claiming Romney was way ahead if the polls were properly unskewed, the New York Times, Washington Post, major networks, and all the rest of the MSM claiming it was a toss-up because of "MittMentum". Plus the War on Nate Silver for, you know, actually counting up what people who had been asked how they would vote had said:

And some chasers to fight the stupidity: