>2008 Election Contest: Pick Your President - Predict the winner of the 2008 presidential election.
The toughest picks were W. Virginia, Indiana, and Missouri. I had to pick Missouri for Obama, as it has been the bellweather in presidential elections. W. Virginia I gave to McCain because of the redneck factor, and Indiana I gave to McCain because of his 2-3 point lead in the polls and the fact that Indiana went 60% for Bush in 2004.
UPDATE: I am a little worried that Missouri will stay red, as a result of reading an article about this billboard in the Ozarks:
UPDATE 2: Today I am worried about Nevada. I didn't think too much about it, but I have reservations now that it will flip to blue.