Monday, May 18, 2009

How good were the exit polls?

Exit pollsters should join BJP and the Left parties in doing some serious introspection. As Churumuri shows, their record has been quite pathetic in both 2004 and 2009.

Vinod Mehta, Editor of Outlook, tells us why he stopped doing exit polls: "In 2004, all of us pundits and pollsters had their reputation in shreds. And I personally decided that Outlook would no longer be part of this hazardous prediction game."