Not to be outdone, I give you my predictions for the coming year.
I predict that 2008 will be the year that the Detroit Tigers get to play in the World Series again.
I predict that 2008 will also be the year that a plan to expand Cobo Hall finally get approved.
I'm also going to go out on a limb and say that this year's presidential race will be an interesting one (and I almost mean that in the sense of the Chinese curse). I predict that there will be a serious third party candidate, with Ralph Nader and the Libertarian candidate (possibly Ron Paul) nibbling at the edges. When we go to bed on November 4th, I doubt we will know who our new president is.
The Book-Cadillac Hotel will finally re-open to the public in October, 2008 after being dormant for more than 20 years. (I hear tell,…