A correspondent for this blog has been investigating the odds that Gordon Brown will fail to hold an election before June 2010.
That is, that he will suspend democracy.
The original thinking was that at 100 to one or something it would make an interesting little bet.
Paddy Power is offering 1:3.
Yes, yes, we know, betting odds are set not by the liklihood of something happening but by the weight of money being placed on something happening.
But it doesn\’t look good, does it?