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The poll position
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. stock market would fare better in the first year after a victory by Republican presidential candidate John McCain than by his Democratic rival Barack Obama, according to a majority of economists at U.S. banks and research groups polled by Reuters.
Your headline makes it sound as though you’re talking about all economists, but it turns out it’s just a poll of a few. Shame on you!
Several readers objected to this headline, and they were right. The original version of this headline made clear these were polling results, but that word was dropped for an online version, thus giving the impression we were talking about all economists. We corrected: GBU Editor
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