An open suggestion to pollsters

Would you please stop including Nader in your horserace polls? Unless he's on the ballot in a particular state, why include him at all? His inclusion skews the perception of where the two main candidates stand in relation to each other and also demeans other minority party candidates, some of who actually have a mathematical chance of winning the presidency.

How's this for a compromise--if you're going to poll the presidential race, only ask about candidates who are on the ballot in enough states to potentially win. Include everyone who's on that list, or just give us the big two, I don't care, but stop giving Nader the legitimacy he doesn't deserve at this point in the game.

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