Is Google psychic? Google Maps posts Maine Election results a day early

If you have noticed Google has started posting Election results in their Google maps with data from the Associated Press.  Politisite posts the data as they are released from the State election commissions.  We would get between 35-100 thousand hits to our results before Google began capitalizing on data.  But what happened here?  Google has posted results for the Maine Caucuses before they even happened.  That’s right, either they are setting up a place holder (which is unethical in our opinion) or they made a major blunder.  We got a screen shot before it was removed.  According to Google maps, with 100% reporting Romney won by 45.7%.

Since folks over at Google think they are Psychic, let me help out a bit.  We think Ron Paul will win.

What is going on with Google Maps and the Maine elections? Why were maps with Maine’s Republican Caucus results posted a day early? When I first learned Google had a map of the results from the Maine elections I had to go see it for myself. I first saw it on Facebook. Google later cleared the map.

via Google Map Mishap in Maine Missed by Mainstream Media 

About Albert N. Milliron 6987 Articles

Albert Milliron is the founder of Politisite. Milliron has been credentialed by most major news networks for Presidential debates and major Political Parties for political event coverage. Albert maintains relationships with the White House and State Department to provide direct reporting from the Administration’s Press team. Albert is the former Public Relations Chairman of the Columbia County Republican Party in Georgia. He is a former Delegate.

Milliron is a veteran of the US Army Medical Department and worked for Department of Veterans Affairs, Department of Psychiatry.

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