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Monday, February 05, 2007
  New York Does Not Heart Rudy

Daily Kos seems to be lost in the metaverse today, but there's plenty more good stuff in the blogosphere. For instance, Eric Kleefeld at TPM Cafe notes this Crain's New York Business poll which has Hillary Clinton blowing Rudy Giuliani away in New York State by a twenty-point margin, in a hypothetical presidential matchup. While early presidential polls tend to measure name recognition, this is of course a contest between two known quantities for New Yorkers, indicating that Giuliani has little room for improvement.

Also noted in the Crain's article is that Rudy also loses to Obama in the state, by 42%-31%.

New Yorkers evidently remember that Rudy Giuliani is a corrupt, authoritarian publicity hound, who was deeply unpopular by September 10, 2001.

And maybe they're even aware that the rest is mostly bullshit, too.

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