Comment: I think the poll was asking

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I think the poll was asking

I think the poll was asking whether watching the debate has made them more likely to vote for either candidate. In other words, if you're already planning to vote for the candidate, you wouldn't say that the debate made you more likely to vote for them. Obviously, Obama is not at 18% or even near that number in national polls, so it's clear most people interpreted the question as it was intended. I understand wishful thinking but let's not kid ourselves.