this was a very interesting poll and article taken among white democrats and white republicans and white independents and how they feel about blacks and how it relates to how they will vote... I do not know what conclusions it may reach about how many of these white democrats intend to vote truly, but it certainly shows a serious racial divide. it certainly was very eye-opening...also the methodology was interesting as well. also, click on the interactive link for a look at more of it. Political Pulse | The Associated Press-Yahoo! News Poll on Yahoo! News Interactive: Barack Obama's race problem thoughts?