If you want to keep up with the election in the Republic, Irishelection.com is doing a good job of crunching numbers and punting out an mix of sound analysis and blog round ups. Adam Maguire has just produced an analysis of the betting at Paddy Power, and how the election would work out, if the real numbers stack up the same way.
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