Here are some predictions for next year
1 New Orleans defeats Denver in the Super Bowl
2 Fidel Castro dies
3 North Korea conducts another nuclear test
4 The United States sees its first major(over 50 fatalities) aviation disaster in over 10 years.
5 A ROK Drop contributor and his wife celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary.*
6 The St. Louis Blues win the Stanley Cup.
7 Rick Scott is re-elected Governor of Florida.
8 Jiyai Shin wins an LPGA Tour major championship even though she plays most of her golf in Japan.
9 The Republican party gains seats in both the United States House and Senate.
10 Oklahoma City Thunder win the NBA Championship.
11 Texas Rangers win the World Series.
12 Phil Mickelson wins the U.S. Open to complete a career Grand Slam.
13 The Dow Jones finishes 2014 lower than it started when the year began.
14 More than half the above predictions are wrong.
Happy New Year.
*- I had to guarantee myself at least one correct prognostication.