I think I have mentioned here about the Web site fivethirtyeight.com. It was started by Nate Silver, one of the people behind the book/Web site Baseball Prospectus. Silver is trying to use the same methods he uses in baseball in the political arena. I usually stop there every day.
Silver recently was interviewed by Keith Olbermann on MSNBC. Here's that conversation:
Imagine - a sports fan who knows something about politics. Actually, I've long been a believer that many baseball fans like elections, because they are both about a long season leading to a definite outcome. But, I could be wrong.