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Prospect asked what people will do—or not—in 2012

By Prospect   January 2012

Boris Johnson Mayor of London

Deliver the best Paralympics ever and help London to a full recovery. Boring, boring, but there you go, I’m afraid.

Arianna Huffington Media magnate

Spend more time with my two daughters and less time on my three BlackBerrys. I want to read more about public displays of democracy and less about the private lives of politicians. And get more sleep!

Robert Peston BBC business editor

Bring my public feud with Eddie Mair to a conclusion, one way or another.

Joyce Carol Oates Novelist

Amidst our deteriorating US culture, where even the traditional facade of political…

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