This election reminds oddsmaker of the 2000 election when the media declared Al Gore the winner, only to lose to Bush when the Supreme Court finally stepped in.
Mainstream media outlets may have called the presidential election, but not all online betting sites agree.
One America’s Richard Pollock interviewed the head oddsmaker for mybookie.ag who says of the presidential election, “It was easily the largest bet event in wagering history. It surpassed the last super bowl.”
The betting company is waiting for certification of all states, and barring a concession by either candidate, will wait until electors vote on December 14.
The betting company spokesman reminds us that the media does not select the president, rather, that is up to the electors.