There IS such a thing as too much weed…

Check out Newt Gingrich’s electoral college predictions. In addition to my already-optimistic predictions that McCain will take Florida, Nevada, Ohio and North Carolina, Newt thinks he will also get Colorado, New Mexico, Missouri, Virginia, New Hampshire, and Michigan for a 300-238 win. Off. His. Goram. Rocker. I understand what “wishcasting” is. Does Gingrich? Interestingly, if…

Me against the Market

Today is the big day. Yesterday I posted my electoral college predictions. Since I assume trading is either closed or really settled at this point, it’s interesting to compare my predictions with those of an online trading market. Online trading markets are all the rage these days among economists who lean Hayekian – that is,…