How I plan to track the election online

barack obama Finally, it’s election time! Tomorrow evening either Barack Obama or John McCain will become the next President of the United States. Like most of you, I’ll be watching the results closely. Exactly four months ago Obama clinched the Democratic nomination, and I hope tomorrow is the day his campaign comes to a victorious end. I’m so excited! And also a little glad that it’ll finally be over, to be honest.

Here are a few of the places I’ll be watching tomorrow:

Know of any great resources I’ve missed? Let me know. Go Obama!

UPDATE: As expected, Mashable has a giant list of election resources. Check it out.

4 thoughts on “How I plan to track the election online

  1. Hey Mack! Nice list!

    Sadly I’m not going to be able to follow the election live online. Have lectures to attend. Sigh.

    Once I get back though, I’m planning on using the BBC’s live map. They do a great job of presenting the info in an easy to view manner.

  2. I’m looking forward to the live coverage by Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert. And I’ll flip back to Fox news once and a while to see how long they’ll be calling it for McCain….

    I love FiveThirtyEight.com too. My favourite part is the section on the right sidebar where they list the probability of various scenarios; it gives you a great breakdown of how the states are interrelated and various outcomes will affect the entire election.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s