Tag Archives: 2008 Presidential Election

What’s your map?

So I was, shall we say kind of, optimistic in my map prediction a few weeks ago.  Here is how I think the race will pan out tomorrow.  John McCain will win the electoral college 272-268.  Barack Obama will win the popular vote by 0.5% or roughly 750,000 votes if the predictions of 150 million voters come true.  Below you’ll…

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Intrade on the Cusp [UPDATED-2]

Ok you free marketeers, here’s how the market is sizing up the candidates 2 days out from the election:  McCain 11.1 ; Obama 89.3.  The trend has been steadily up for Obama and down for McCain since mid-September. UPDATE:  Monday mid-day EST, Obama has soared to a record-setting 91.1.  McCain, in contrast, fell a point to 10.0.

UPDATE 2: Tuesday…

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