Saturday, October 22nd, 2016

Kevin Binversie brings us the news that Intrade will be shutting down their American accounts. The decision came after a lawsuit by the Commodities Futures Trading Commission. Intrade, which is operated by the Irish firm Trade Exchange Network Ltd. was a favorite reference point for political prognosticators, who pointed to futures being traded on the […]

Wayne Allyn Root, libertarian and famous Las Vegas oddsmaker, is doubling down on a Mitt Romney landslide: Today I’m making it official: I’m doubling down. Mitt Romney will win the presidency, and it won’t be close. I’m predicting a 5 to 7 point popular vote victory. Electorally it won’t even be that close. Romney will […]

Just in case anyone’s curious, Intrade is showing that Governor Scott Walker is currently 69% likely to win re-election. Congressman Paul Ryan might be a betting man’s bargain as Intrade only has him at 3.1% likely to be the Republican candidate for Vice President. Print this entry

Check out Intrade.  I’m not sure if I am ready to believe it, yet. Print this entry