|For him there was nothing to it--he simply masticated soapwort root, the plant dyers use--but to the onlookers this foam was something fearful from heaven.|
---"Alexander the Oracle-Monger", Lucian.
1. Bipartisan solution to "Fiscal Cliff" kayfabe announced at 11th hour restoring faith in our hallowed institutions. They always compromise and cut services to poor, elderly, children, and the infirm(i.e. the defenseless) to safeguard privileged status of wealthy, war and security contractors, fossil fuel cartels, and finance(Banks, Hedge Funds, Credit Agencies).
2. Syrian conflict deepens unrest in neighboring nations of Lebanon, Jordan, and Turkey. Assad survives.
3. Kurdish insurgency in Turkey and Iraq. Much worse in Iraq. US/NATO use it as means to place more troops in Iraq.
4. Previous two events serve to alienate Iran further from Syria and Iraq.
5. Tensions between China and Japan escalate.
6. US military intervention in Africa, as in 2012, increases.
7. Pfc. Bradley Manning found guilty and sentenced to life imprisonment. HRW and Amnesty conspicuously silent about injustice.
8. First US Drone Strikes in Mexico in Drug War.
9. Stock Market continues detached from reality until February.
10. Erskine Bowles becomes Secretary of Treasury. He'll cash in his Morgan Stanley stock and seat on board to resume Wall Street friendly policies of Geithner.
11. Yemen and Somalia greater focus in War on Terror because of increased intervention in Horn of Africa. Eritrea focal point.
12. After Chavez passes US attempts coup and fails.
13. Major Earthquake in US Midwest. Death toll in thousands.
14. Afghanistan morass deepens despite pie in the sky propaganda of Pentagon. Karzai assassinated in Kabul.
15. Increased turmoil in Bahrain and Saudi Arabia. Qatar also targeted.
16. China lays low(besides tensions with Japan) and busies itself with domestic issues.
17. Despite NDAA and intensified and mainstream Warrantless Wiretapping most Americans accept Pop Fascism as a necessary defense from "bad guys"(terrorists, poor people, drug dealers).
18. Meaningful Gun Control is, as always, eschewed. Pundits deem it pragmatic, "the best that can be done".
19. Hillary Clinton passes from stroke.
20. Civil War in Libya.
21. Hurricanes menace coastal New England.
22. Food shortages in Europe lead to wide scale violence in Greece, Spain, Italy, and Portugal.
23. UK economy crashes. Precipitated by banking crisis.
24. Morsi ousted in Egypt.
25. Poverty rate in US rises. Homeless incarcerated on vagrancy laws, a boon to private prison contractors.
26. Israel bombs Lebanon. Pretext: increasing violence in Lebanon due to Syrian intervention. IDF claims Hezbollah is cooperating with Assad.
27. Obama breaks US Port Strike.
28. US puppet regime in Yemen falls.
29. After Fiscal Cliff "deal" OWS is reinvigorated.
30. Worldwide credit crash in October.
*All predictions are Divinely inspired. Events predicted are not personally desired.