According to Google’s results, Obama and McCain will be the front-runners for their parties after today. The amount of Google searches for a candidate’s last name has directly correlated with the winner of that state in every primary and caucus to date.
From the Iowa Caucus on January 3rd to Maine’s Caucus on February 1st, the search trends for the candidates last names have directly correlated with their wins. So far, with our methodology we have been 100% accurate in determining the winner. We think we have a good chance of accurately predicting Today’s Results.
Here are the predictions:
|Alabama||Not enough data||Not enough data|
|Alaska||Not enough data||Not enough data|
|Delaware||Not enough data||Not enough data|
|Kansas||NA||Not enough data|
|Montana||Not enough data||NA|
|North Dakota||Not enough data||Not enough data|
|West Virginia||Not enough data||NA|
Note: “Not Enough Data” indicates that there was not enough search data in Google Trends to create a graph. “NA” means the primary will take place at another date.