Blowing Up A Democratic Meme: The Most Educated States Voted For Obama


This chart, which supposedly shows that all smart people voted for Obama, has been popping up all over the place.

Of course, since we have exit poll data, we don’t have to look at states and take wild guesses about whom the people with college degrees voted for in 2012.

In actuality, Romney won Americans with college degrees 51%-49%, while Obama won those without college degrees 51%-49% and Americans with post-grad degrees 55%-45%. So, in other words, it’s a split. The most educated and least educated voters went for Obama while, contrary to the impression that chart would give you, the majority of Americans with college degrees went for Romney.

Related Articles

16

Journalism Teacher Calls For Children of NRA Members To Be Murdered

Any teacher who would say something like this is obviously unfit to work with students. A journalism professor at the

5

Lunch sales plunge as district food director deems Michelle O’s menu ‘unsuccessful’

CATAWISSA, Pa. — Michelle Obama’s school lunch overhaul is causing more heartburn for school employees, this time in Pennsylvania’s Southern

32

Why Are The People In Charge Of Teaching Our Children So Stupid?

Send your kid to college and he may be taught by real live, terrorists, Communists, and other worthless degenerates. And