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Be a Fortune-Teller — 2012

Take this quiz and check your forecasting skills

You can be a fortune teller and gaze into your crystal ball to forecast the future for 2012.

Will your 2012 predictions come true? — Photo by Color Day Production/ Getty Images

Here's your chance to be a wizard. Check your crystal ball, take this quiz designed by Bulletin editor Jim Toedtman and forecast the future. Print a copy of your predictions and a year from now check your forecasting skills. Post your answers below and see how your predictions compare to those of other fortune-tellers. Make your picks by Jan. 15, 2012.

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Historic election — II

Get out the pitchforks


Power shift?

Throw 'em out

The winner is …

Whither Ron?

Whither Hillary?

Putin encore

Up, up and away

Not so fast

Hot seats

After the spring

Hear ye! Hear ye!

Here he goes again

Will they or won't they?


Also of interest: Where GOP contenders stand on your issues. >>

Jim Toedtman is the editor of the AARP Bulletin.

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