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Can Trump do a 'Dewey defeats Truman'?

That's if the Donald beats Hillary despite early predictions that the former would lose, with most polls showing Hillary leading with a margin of five to 12 percentage points

Trump loyalists continue to recall the results of polls done on the eve of the Brexit vote in Britain that showed the "remain" camp winning the referendum on staying in the EU.


DURING the 1948 US presidential election, the press and media were all predicting a tight race. Incumbent Democratic president Harry Truman was not a very popular figure as he was trying to respond to a challenge from the well-regarded Republican challenger and governor of New...