Thursday, January 7, 2016

2016 Predictions

It's that time of year.  What does your crystal ball say?

Give us five short, simple, easily verifiable predictions for 2016.

In addition, please predict the following:

$ Democrat president/VP candidates
$ GOP president/VP candidates
$ Next US President

Also, throw in some humorous prediction that will not count against your prediction score. Number your five real predictions, 1-5.

Silverfiddle's Predictions:

$ Dem ticket:  Hillary Clinton and one of the Castro brothers
(The ones from Texas, not Cuba, although the latter would be a good fit as well in today Democrat Party).

$ Repub Ticket:  Chris Christie/Susana Martinez

$ Next US President:  Hillary Clinton

* 1 TB, 2 TB and 3 TB solid State computer drives will fall below $200/Terabyte

* Assad regains control of all of Syria, including Raqqa, but violent ISIS remnants continue to ankle-bite his regime, while ISIS keeps a firm hold on parts of Iraq.

* US GDP for 2015 will be below 3%

* Europe and North America will each experience at least one Islamic terror attack with more than 50 casualties each (I will be happy to be wrong about this one)

* GOP House and Senate will approve the Trans-Pacific Partnership and President Obama will sign it.

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