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Over At Tradesports.Com

they were buying Bush for most of the debate. A contract that pays $1 if Bush wins re-election was trading at 56.5 cents when the debate began, and at about 59.9 at the end. Since the debate ended, it has settled down to about where it started–which was a pretty good place for Bush.

Ramesh Ponnuru — Ramesh Ponnuru is a senior editor for National Review, a columnist for Bloomberg Opinion, a visiting fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, and a senior fellow at the National Review Institute.

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