By Douglas Harbrecht and Richard S. Dunham
So it has come down to a photo-finish -- as we all thought it would, right? In June, we postulated four possible outcomes for this unusually close and hotly contested Presidential election. In September, before the debates, we explored another quartet of potential conclusions.
At that time, we cautioned the debates could quickly put Democrat John Kerry back in the race (they did), or slowly but surely, the race might gravitate back to a dead heat, which it has.