A Daily Mail article blogged on The Extinction Protocol and reblogged here. Seems like there is lot that people in Britain have to be anxious about 2012. The emergence of the ‘Dragon Line’ background scenario? Who knows? Readers of my blog will know, of course, that I’m based in Britain. But I, for one, am not going to be pessimistic. In fact, I’m going into the New Year with a very positive outlook! So to all those reading this re-post, I wish you a very happy and prosperous New Year!
December 31, 2011 – WORLD – The dawn of a new year is usually a time of hope and ambition, of dreams for the future and thoughts of a better life. But it is a long time since many of us looked forward to the new year with such anxiety, even dread. Here in Britain, many economists believe that by the end of 2012 we could well have slipped into a second devastating recession. The Coalition remains delicately poised; it would take only one or two resignations to provoke a wider schism and a general election. But the real dangers lie overseas. In the Middle East, the excitement of the Arab Spring has long since curdled into sectarian tension and fears of Islamic fundamentalism. And with so many of the world’s oil supplies concentrated in the Persian Gulf, British families will be keeping an anxious eye on events in the…
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