The Boulder Colorado World Affairs Discussion Group

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Predictions for the Year 2018 -- Made on January 2, 2018

PredictorPrognostication AgreeingResult
Shirley Bernstein Jarrad Kirchner will be indicted80% WRONG
Alf Modahl There will be no war in Korean peninsula 60% RIGHT
Gene Bowles A head transplant will be attempted 70% WRONG
Tom Hall One of women Trump accosted will sue50% RIGHT
Nicole deLorimer US will have different president year end 2018 80% WRONG
David Walden 2018 will see first cracks in Financial system similar to 2007 50% WRONG
Paul Weiskoff The EU will see a radical change 10%WRONG
Rob Rutherford North Korea will be in Olympics70% RIGHT
Walt Peterson Golden State Warriors will win Basketball championship THE WINNING PREDICTION 3%RIGHT
Sherri Wolf Trump abstention ??? 90% WRONG
Art Zirger The Democrats will regain the house 90% WRONG
John Cowley Bitcoin's value will drop by 30% 60% WRONG
Charlie Winn Iran will be more optimistic towards the US 1%WRONG
Ken Hausfelter Iran will have martial law90%WRONG
Jim Yanus Mueller will indict Trump Jr, Miller and Sam Clovis 50%WRONG
Zetta FederDemocrats will be the House but NOT the Senate 40% RIGHT
George Langer Boulder County will see a mass shooting of more than 4 people 30% WRONG
Loren Cobb Science will find convincing evidence of Extraterrial Life 90%WRONG
Rob Luneberg The US will drop from 18th on the Social Progress Index to 21st70% RIGHT
Attilio Catanzano There will be peace in Isreal 0% WRONG
Will The US will NOT be great again70%RIGHT
Bill Schiovitz 2018 will see the demise of Republican and Democratic parties into 4 parties 2% WRONG
Wally Molesbury Trump will push 'Fire and Fury' against North Korea as a distraction if he really feels threatened5%WRONG
Laurel There will be continued political chaos 99% RIGHT
Myrna Besley North Korea will participate in the Olympics80% RIGHT
Jane Lederle Al Franken on Saturday Night Live will say he is staying in politics in some capacity 20% WRONG
Kathleen Saunders The Number of Electric Cars in Colorado will increase by 5% 70%RIGHT
Gabriele Sattler US isolationism will continue and get worse 80% RIGHT
Larry Sutton 2018 will be to soon to talk about gun control90% RIGHT
Martin Ryder The Minimum wage will increase to $1010%WRONG
Raul Daudt Trump will be impreached30% WRONG
Lynn Segal There will be a 75% increase in women in government but they will be conservatives 1%WRONG
Maureen Forbes Assad will still be in power80% RIGHT
Stuart Charles North Korea will NOT give up nuclear weapons 90%RIGHT
Bill Kalafes Fox News audience share will decline70 % RIGHT
Bernard Mendonca Senator Collins proposed legislature to stablilize the ACA,with promise from senate leaders,will fail60% RIGHT
Joan Graff The number of elected women, now 84, will grow by at least 50% in the house in 201885%RIGHT
Marc Rochkind Colorado will elect a woman as governor30% WRONG
Randy Schwartz Trump will no longer be tweating as president at year end 20185% WRONG
John Forbes We will be back to 9 planets, not counting Pluto30% WRONG
Andy Lattanzi Ben Carson will resign -- Mission Accomplished 20% WRONG
Steve Steinbach There will be an assassination attempt on Trump 6%WRONG
Art SmootThere will be LESS than 42 football bowl games at year-end 2018 (36 in 2012) 50% RIGHT

25 Wrong Predictions and 18 Predictions that were correct.

Predictions from 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, and 2006