Why is Chris Masse making a big deal about a little article on prediction markets in The Economist?

At the prediction markets blog, Midas Oracle, Chris Masse has posted several times (here, here, and don’t miss the remarks in the comments) about the recent piece on prediction markets in The Economist.  Among his recent grand pronouncements: If you are a prediction market consultant, and have nothing to say about the negative piece from … More Why is Chris Masse making a big deal about a little article on prediction markets in The Economist?