Stossel: My political advice for 2016? Place your bets

Traders can buy and sell real-money contracts based on their belief about the outcome of an election or other event. As at Sept 13th 3. By October, Herman Cain was ahead. Brexit, Trump—the once-reliable prediction markets have misfired of late. Here’s why.

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Placebo group: The other group took dummy pills (placebo). Both groups also went on a high-fiber, low calorie diet. These were the results of the 12 week study, which was published in The Journal of The American Medical Association (a highly respected scientific journal): Heymsfield, et al.