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For what's that worth, I didn't vote to close, but I've down-voted the question due to the poorly presented motivation: Biden is a highly polarizing figure despite some of his efforts not to be. Obama for example had a far more volatile approval, but he was the last president to have such an elastic approval rating. It is approve by 9 on 538, which past ...


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Just my 2¢... Speculative analysis is informed opinion: opinion based in solid theory, with a certain amount of direct or tangential evidence that bears on it, and with an openness to outcomes according to reason. I'm fond of speculative analysis, which I think is the only place where we can come to understanding and consensus; I don't have much use for mere ...


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Is there an established community standard for what 'opinion' is vs. 'theory?' No, even whether a question is primarily opinion-based (POB) can be subjective. Of course, in some cases a question may be very clearly opinion-based. In the question that you cite, I think you can make both arguments. Let's do that to see what might drive close-voters and voters ...


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