bandwagon effect

Gore in Florida, Again

Article: Gore in Florida, Again

Al Gore has returned to the campaign trail in Florida, the state he lost to George W. Bush by 500 votes in 2000 after the Supreme Court stopped the ballot recount. The New York Times [thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com] reports this time Gore was speaking on behalf of Barack Obama, and was doing so sans Powerpoint. The vice-president…

The "Effect" Effect of the 2008 General Election

Article: The "Effect" Effect of the 2008 General Election

The Bradley Effect. The Reverse Bradley Effect. The Box Effect [www.rrstar.com], The Obama Effect [www.weeklystandard.com]. The Coattail Effect [www.wausaudailyherald.com]. The Presidential Election Effect [www.marketwatch.com]. The Bandwagon Effect [www.politico.com] It seems that these days everyone is finding ways to capture the idea that this particular presidential election will generate a variety of responses among the voters.…