Gentleman's Bets

Bets with my friend Chris

This is a list of “Gentleman’s Bets” which I have undertaken with my friend Chris. We decide on our predicted outcomes for certain large-scale events, mainly political and/or scientific, and wager one or more cups of coffee.

The loser has to provide the victor with the designated number of cups of coffee at the end of the bet period.

Wager Positions Cups End Date Victor
Government default
(November 17th, 2013 deadline)
J: No default
C: Default
1 2013-10-17 Jeff
Antibiotic resistant epidemic in 2014
(100k+ deaths)
J: No epidemic
C: Epidemic
2 2014-12-31 Jeff
"Black swan" event precipitating change J:
1 - -

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