We started tracking Michelle Goldberg of The Daily Beast in 2012, when she made her prediction list for 2012. Let’s take a look at how Goldberg’s calls are shaping up. Goldberg had a 50% hit rate, but the calls she got right were not very bold, resulting in a subpar yield.
|Ron Paul will win the Iowa caucuses||Medium||FALSE|
|Mitt Romney will win the Republican nomination||Medium-Low||TRUE|
|Obama will win the election||Medium||TRUE|
|Elizabeth Warren will be the new senator in Massachusetts||Low||TRUE|
|The Syrian regime will fall in 2012||Medium||UNLIKELY|
|Herman Cain will get a contract with Fox in 2012||Medium||UNLIKELY|
Likely Tally: 3 for 6, $0.75 Yield
For a full breakdown of Goldberg’s predictions, click here for her PunditTracker profile page.
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