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Sunday, December 8

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Illinois will put 21 electoral votes towards the general presidential election on 02 November. How does this fit into the scheme of things? Check out this cool interactive electoral college map from the John Edwards website, and try to guess how the election might turn out. And do a little test for me, too. Click on just two states: New Hampshire and Missouri. What happens? Yippee!

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