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Campaigning for president must feel a lot like dating... You try to make a great first impression; go on a full charm offensive; spend a lot of time at dinners and parties; and, after a certain amount of time, try to get people to commit. So I suppose it's little wonder that some of the same online tools people use to find dates are now being used to match you with your dream candidate. But, do they really work? Eric Zorn, the Chicago Tribune columnist, tried out ten of them and says, no they don't. Here are some of the more well-known candidate matching sites... Try them out and let us know, how do they work?
Minnesota Public Radio Select A Candidate
Washington Post Choose Your Candidate Quiz
USA Today Candidate Match Game
Glassbooth Election Quiz