Did I say I agreed with him? This is the prediction thread and this fellow The Saker, who is widely read has made plenty of predictions. Maybe he will be totally wrong in everything, who knows. The idea is to see how many hits, if any, he gets in the year. If you have other guys who you have more faith in, then post them here. Or if you yourself, as a respected observor, wish to have a go, then that too would be very welcome.