Ireland calls it for Obama

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20081016/ap_on_re_eu/eu_ireland_obama_bookmaker

A large bookie in Ireland with a history of taking bets on political races, and getting publicity for early payouts, has called the U.S. election over, and has started paying out on anyone holding an Obama ticket.

Of course, they also authorized an early payout on Ireland voting for the EU treaty last year, and ended up paying off on both.

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