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« Reply #1375 on: April 05, 2008, 11:04:55 am »

I had this great idea, but Ben ruined it. Oh well. Here it is:



West Virginia is nonexistant due to a deficiency in the evcalc.

What great idea was that?

That's for me to know and you to find out.
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« Reply #1376 on: April 07, 2008, 11:53:44 am »

The color represents the affiliation of each state's senior senator, and the shade determines the age difference between them and the junior senator.  (Darker = less difference)
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« Reply #1377 on: April 07, 2008, 05:37:03 pm »

The color represents the affiliation of each state's senior senator, and the shade determines the age difference between them and the junior senator.  (Darker = less difference)

Close, but you're thinking too hard.
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« Reply #1378 on: April 07, 2008, 05:55:21 pm »

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« Reply #1379 on: April 07, 2008, 09:20:41 pm »



West Virginia is nonexistant due to a deficiency in the evcalc.

Is it the combined margin for both Senators? For example, if one Senator was a Republican elected by 3% and the other a Democrat by 5%, it would show up as a 2% Democrat state?
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« Reply #1380 on: April 07, 2008, 09:40:08 pm »



West Virginia is nonexistant due to a deficiency in the evcalc.

Is it the combined margin for both Senators? For example, if one Senator was a Republican elected by 3% and the other a Democrat by 5%, it would show up as a 2% Democrat state?

Nope; Joe was very close.
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« Reply #1381 on: April 08, 2008, 09:54:11 am »

The color represents the affiliation of each state's senior senator, and the shade determines the age difference between them and the junior senator.  (Darker = less difference)

Close, but you're thinking too hard.

The shade determines the decade that the senior senator was born in.  For example, 1930s = >30%; 1950s = >50%, etc.
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« Reply #1382 on: April 08, 2008, 10:02:00 am »


Something to do with the 1996 presidential election?
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« Reply #1383 on: April 08, 2008, 06:08:19 pm »

The color represents the affiliation of each state's senior senator, and the shade determines the age difference between them and the junior senator.  (Darker = less difference)

Close, but you're thinking too hard.

The shade determines the decade that the senior senator was born in.  For example, 1930s = >30%; 1950s = >50%, etc.

Yes!


Partially.
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« Reply #1384 on: April 08, 2008, 06:14:45 pm »
« Edited: April 09, 2008, 12:16:24 am by Vice-Chairman Xahar »

Similar map:

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« Reply #1385 on: April 08, 2008, 08:12:23 pm »


Republican vote, 1984? Minnesota is pretty low and DC is (of course) very low, so that's what I'd be guessing.


Democrat vote? Since Joe guessed 1996, I'm going with that.
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« Reply #1386 on: April 09, 2008, 12:18:20 am »


Republican vote, 1984? Minnesota is pretty low and DC is (of course) very low, so that's what I'd be guessing.


Democrat vote? Since Joe guessed 1996, I'm going with that.

Nope. I forgot to fix DC, but it's fine now.

There's one state on each map that could lead to an "Aha!" when viewed in conjuction with its surroundings. The first is Minensota, on the Republican side. The second, probably a better clue, is Virginia on the Democratic side.
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« Reply #1387 on: April 09, 2008, 03:19:14 pm »

Okay, I'm more than likely thinking about this too hard.  The red map is the combined Democratic vote for 1992 and 1996, up against the average Republican vote across both elections, and the blue map is the exact opposite for 1980 and 1984.  Anywhere close?
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« Reply #1388 on: April 09, 2008, 05:31:44 pm »

Okay, I'm more than likely thinking about this too hard.  The red map is the combined Democratic vote for 1992 and 1996, up against the average Republican vote across both elections, and the blue map is the exact opposite for 1980 and 1984.  Anywhere close?

Not really.
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« Reply #1389 on: April 09, 2008, 07:56:47 pm »

On the Republican map, since DC is greyed out, is it Congressional?
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« Reply #1390 on: April 09, 2008, 07:58:08 pm »


Republican vote, 1984? Minnesota is pretty low and DC is (of course) very low, so that's what I'd be guessing.


Democrat vote? Since Joe guessed 1996, I'm going with that.

Nope. I forgot to fix DC, but it's fine now.

There's one state on each map that could lead to an "Aha!" when viewed in conjuction with its surroundings. The first is Minensota, on the Republican side. The second, probably a better clue, is Virginia on the Democratic side.
1976?
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« Reply #1391 on: April 10, 2008, 03:55:48 am »

On the Republican map, since DC is greyed out, is it Congressional?

Nope. It's presidential. But why would DC be missing on a Presidential map?


Republican vote, 1984? Minnesota is pretty low and DC is (of course) very low, so that's what I'd be guessing.


Democrat vote? Since Joe guessed 1996, I'm going with that.

Nope. I forgot to fix DC, but it's fine now.

There's one state on each map that could lead to an "Aha!" when viewed in conjuction with its surroundings. The first is Minensota, on the Republican side. The second, probably a better clue, is Virginia on the Democratic side.
1976?

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« Reply #1392 on: April 10, 2008, 06:54:18 am »

Would it be grayed out because the map refers to an election before DC was given a vote?
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« Reply #1393 on: April 10, 2008, 12:14:01 pm »

Would it be grayed out because the map refers to an election before DC was given a vote?

Nope. Think of a reason DC would be gray on the Republican side but not the Democratic side.
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« Reply #1394 on: April 10, 2008, 12:40:24 pm »

Number of elections since that party won the state?

The Republicans have never won DC, and all the light red states haven't voted Democratic since '64.
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« Reply #1395 on: April 10, 2008, 03:57:14 pm »

Number of elections since that party won the state?

The Republicans have never won DC, and all the light red states haven't voted Democratic since '64.

YES!!!
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« Reply #1396 on: April 10, 2008, 04:12:40 pm »
« Edited: April 10, 2008, 06:19:55 pm by Lt. Governor Ben Constine »

Colors don't matter:
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« Reply #1397 on: April 10, 2008, 04:14:44 pm »

I've been determined to post this one for three days, only to be beaten to it by Ben by about forty seconds.  Well here it goes anyway:


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« Reply #1398 on: April 10, 2008, 07:09:29 pm »


Combined tenure of the US Senators from the state? (Go Harry Byrd)
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« Reply #1399 on: April 10, 2008, 07:11:50 pm »


Combined tenure of the US Senators from the state? (Go Harry Byrd)

Right, what's with the Byrd comment?
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