Feb 3 '12

* Michael Lewis-Beck and Charles Tien update their presidential election forecast.

* Former White House speechwriter Jon Lovett imagines a world where the superPACs rule.

* Map of where people say soda, pop, or Coke.  My homestate, North Carolina, is surprisingly heterogeneous.  When I was growing up, we said “Coke.”

* Republicans have more, um, orgasms.  I can’t figure out if that’s controlling for anything else.