It looks like Obama is about to run away with this election barring any October surprise. That, or the speculators in the NYSE/NASDAQ/Futures market have found a new BOOYA!!! to sink their money into.

Intrade.com - Obama v. McCain as of 10/10/08

Intrade.com - Obama v. McCain as of 10/10/08

From the Iowa Electronics Market. The first graph is vote share currently at .568 to .450 favoring Obama. The second graph is the straight up winner currently at .830 to .150 favoring Obama.

IEM 2008 US Presidential Election Winner Takes All Market

IEM 2008 US Presidential Election Vote Share Market

IEM 2008 Presidential Election Winner Takes All Market

IEM 2008 Presidential Election Winner Takes All Market

For those of you Obama supporters who don’t know what this data means, I’ve got some stocks I would like to sell you.

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