The steady trickle towards Barack Obama is turning into a river and the river is showing signs of flooding. Polling released over the last 24 hours suggests that Barack Obama's lead over John McCain has widened to 6.4 percentage points:
Worse yet for McCain, Florida has taken to wearing light blue again while Virginia and Colorado have just pulled their dark blue outfits out of the closet and have tried them out for size:
Obama now has 349 votes in the Electoral College:
We're down to three states in the swing category:
However, Montana, South Dakota, Indiana and North Carolina will join the swing state list in short order unless McCain is Abel to staunch the bleeding.