Four years ago, I held an impromptu Electoral College Vote contest. Scott Banbury won, as I recall, but never showed up to collect his booty. At any rate, I think it's time to do it again. Post your prediction in the comments. Also, please predict the popular vote percentages. In case of a tie, the closest popular vote predictor wins.
I'll start. Obama 290; Romney 248. Obama wins the popular vote 50.2% - 49.3%
Here's hoping OTP and his sparring mates make a few side bets.
I'm writing this from the restroom facility at Big Hill Pond State Park in southern McNairy County. On Monday, I commandeered the building, which contains the men's and women's restrooms, some racks of pamphlets, and two vending machines. There's no one here right now, but I plan to stay as long as necessary to protest the fact that the state of Tennessee is run by oppressive know-nothings who wouldn't know small government — or freedom, for that matter — if it bit them on their considerable backsides ...