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Happy New Year?

Polly1 Wrote: Jan 01, 2013 12:09 PM
Don't be so sure. He WAS an effective Community Organizer, training his minions in how to harass bankers into issuing more toxic loans. Those efforts helped to create the big financial meltdown that 0 now blames on Bush. I'd say 0 is a very good liar, certainly rivaling Clinton, who was also a very good liar, though that trait was much admired in Clinton, simply ignored in 0.
The beginning of a new year is often a time to look forward and look back. The way the future looks, I prefer to look back -- and depend on my advanced age to spare me from having to deal with too much of the future.

If there are any awards to be given to anyone for what they did in 2012, one of those rewards should be for prophecy, if only because prophecies that turn out to be right are so rare.

With that in mind, my choice for the prediction of the year award goes to Bret Stephens of the Wall...