Sachs Report Predictions for 2010
Looking at what to expect in the year to come...
California pays off all current debt as Meg Whitman becomes governor and puts the state up for sale on eBay. Three countries spend hours trying to outbid each other in this epic auction. China wins the ultimate battle and immediately declares that it will open three coal-fired plants a week to supply electricity to its new property.
The tiny island of Tuvalu declares at the Mexico City global warming summit that it is now 13 feet higher in elevation than previously reported in Copenhagen. E-mails leaked in February show that manipulation of tidal data was intentional.