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Star Spangled Gamblers

Mar 25, 2023

Elections in countries outside the United States provide some of the most lucrative opportunities in political gambling. 

The fact that traders know little about these countries and information is hard to track down creates market distortions that saavy traders know how to exploit.

In this episode, Pratik interviews...

Mar 24, 2023

Since August 2022, when the CFTC revoked PredictIt's no-action letter, the agency has refused to outline the precise reasons why it suddenly seeks to shut down the site. 

Facing tough questions from the judges on the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals, the CFTC finally laid out its case in a filing to the court.

Mar 17, 2023

McClatchy reporter Dave Catanese returns to the show. Dave has been following closely Pennsylvania Senator John Fetterman's health issues and the seeming cover-up by Fetterman and his staff. Dave and Pratik discuss the likelihood that he'll resign from the Senate this year. 

In part 2, Zoltar and Gaeten award the Golden...

Mar 12, 2023

Both the betting markets and the conventional wisdom believe Ron DeSantis is running for president and that an announcement may be imminent.

Trader and political gambling researcher MagaVacuum disagrees, arguing that DeSantis will ultimately sit this cycle out. Maga challenged Title Belt holder TheWinner2875 to a $250...

Mar 6, 2023

In this 4-part episode, we cover a variety of markets for traders across the different betting exchanges.

In part 1, Paul Krishnamurthy explains why President Erdogan of Turkey is a safe bet and why he's more confident of this than the markets.

In part 2, Michael H. tells us where to find utterly insane pricing on...