Thursday, June 23, 2016

BREXIT: Leave Up by 25,000 Votes

For those who haven't followed the Brexit referendum, it represents today's vote in England over whether or not to leave the Eurozone.

The two sides are "Leave" and "Remain"; you can think of the latter as the Corporatist, One World Government types and the former as those who still believe in the value of national sovereignty.

It was a big day on Wall Street as most of the pundits were predicting a huge victory for Remain.

Surprise! The pollsters may have gotten yet another big vote wrong:

As of this writing, Leave is up by 25,000 votes -- a small fraction, to be sure -- but a useful indicator nonetheless.

The markets appear to be taking the news hard:

FWIW, the BBC's tracker appears to be the most current on a real-time basis.

Hat tip: BadBlue Real-Time News.


commoncents said...

Brexit Vote Live Stream: In Or Out?

Mike aka Proof said...

Let's hope the Mother Country comes to its senses and votes to leave.