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Happy New Year?

ron766 Wrote: Jan 01, 2013 8:59 AM
I really cannot find anything very objectionable to N Korea using California for target practice. CA is a different country, a country that likes Socialism. N. Korea should be their ideal society. The smart people are moving to Texas anyway.
Frank98 Wrote: Jan 01, 2013 9:29 AM
You would be amazed at how many Americans feels the same way.
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...