Polling mania: Why are many pundits still convinced that Trump can’t win?

The presidential race is tightening, according to the polls that journalists swear by.

But much of the coverage still portrays Donald Trump as a long shot and Hillary Clinton as a virtual shoo-in.

What’s up with that?

A giant caveat: those of us in the news business are way too addicted to polls. We treat every 2-point, margin-of-error swing in a swing state as a tremor, if not an earthquake. It’s early September, we haven’t had the debates yet, and too many of us are impersonating Karnak the Magnificent.

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