He’s no Nate Silver, but…


Lou Brancaccio, editor of The Columbian in Vancouver, WA, tells Romenesko readers: “I had a little fun with this column back in Feb. Increased the odds to 4-1 in an August column. Just sayin’. ….got a lot of grief back in Feb in phone calls. and so far [today] a few calls saying, “good call.” In Aug. when I upped the odds to 4-1 (when others said the race was closing) got even more grief!”

* How would you write day-after-election-story lead? (columbian.com)