Will Jason Calacanis put a bottle of Macallan scotch where his mouth is?

Update:  Apparently, no …. !

Jason Calacanis is a clever guy, but I like to call people out when they make wild predictions that they themselves probably don’t believe.  
Here, Jason predicts Google will have 90% search share in a year.    I’m happy to see if he really believes his prediction and offered up this wager over at his blog:

If Google’s search market share is at or above 90% on March 6, 2009 I’ll buy you a bottle of MACALLAN 25.  If below 90% you buy me a bottle.

Now, a bottle of scotch  may not sound like much of a wager, but this Macallan 25 runs about  $500 per bottle.     

In fact I boldly started out posting him that I’d bet a whole case, but luckily checked the price and the post got stuck in his spam controls so I could revise it.    I’m confident I’m right, but I guess I’m not quite 12 bottles confident!     Of course if that’s the only bet Jason will take then bring on the Macallan Calacanian wager!


About JoeDuck

Internet Travel Guy, Father of 2, small town Oregon life. BS Botany from UW Madison Wisconsin, MS Social Sciences from Southern Oregon. Top interests outside of my family's well being are: Internet Technology, Online Travel, Globalization, China, Table Tennis, Real Estate, The Singularity.
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