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How accurate were our predictions for 2012?

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At the end of 2011, we asked writers to predict what would happen in their field in 2012, from economics to pop music. As the year draws to a close, we caught up with some of last year’s crystal ball-gazers, to see what they made of their predictions 12 months later.

AMERICAN POLITICS: Ken Layne

Prediction: “For three decades, the American left has been drearily impotent. Three painful…

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