As if that's a hard prediction to make when they basically don't even have a budget anymore. Important to be aware of what's pretty much bound to keep happening in our lifespans (e.g. 2008)... but that's not really a specified prediction. We're now five years from 2008 and there have only been collapses in what Chris Hedges has termed sacrifice zones. The vision of most doom and gloom types is that there will be an almost total collapse of some sort. So what's the time frame? "Within the next five to ten years."
I prefer saying this: "Within our lifespans..." But in the meantime, everything will be fine (except for the sacrifice zones and so forth)... at least until it isn't.
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