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Celente Predicts The Collapse of ’09

December 19, 2008

Renowned trends forecaster Gerald Celente, CEO of Trends Research Institute, has a bleak outlook for the year ahead.

Celente has a history of accurate trend predictions behind him – he forecasted the subprime mortgage financial crisis and the decline of the dollar a year ago and gold’s rise in May. He also predicted the 1997 Asian Currency Crisis and the fall of the Soviet Union.

So what do we have in store for us, according to Celente’s Institute? Here’s a glimpse…

 The Collapse of ’09: Markets will tumble and major businesses will fail.
 
The Greatest Depression: Worse than the1930’s Depression. Why?
 
Revolution: What will be the spark that ignites it? Who will fire the shot heard around the world?
 
Obamarama: High hopes, broken promises: Some victories, major failures.
 
Economic Slim-Fast: Like it or not, Americans will go on a spending diet and food diet.
 
Bush Gardens: Lawns out, Edible Landscaping in. Why Bush Gardens?
 
Whole Health Healing: 2009 marks a year of “attitude change” for the on-trend health aware.
 
Little People Squeeze: Politicians will put the financial squeeze on the already squeezed.
 
Regenerative Medicine: The time is ripe for stem cells to come out of the laboratory and into the clinic.
 
That’s Entertainment. Lifting spirits ­ and drinking them ­ will be big business and major pastimes during the Greatest Depression.
 
College Crash: Following the equity market meltdown, the real estate bust and the retail unraveling, comes the college crash.

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Prepare yourselves as best you can while you still can. Do it even if it makes you feel like you’re wearing a tin-foil hat. As my granny always said – better safe than sorry.