Late last week, I heard a funny fact on BBC Radio; If the Washington Redskins win in the week of the election, the incumbent party would win… Apparently this has been true since 1936! They lost – so the rule still applies.
The International Institute of Economics spoils the fun saying there were gaps. However, with a bit of magic, they add the Boston Red Sox to the equation and everybody is happy. Article here if you’re interested.
Speaking of everybody being happy – I really think everyone is!
I have to admit, I was not expecting Obama to win, not even two hours before the final result was announced. I am so glad I was wrong. Well Done America – and congratulations to the World.