1/1/2015 2:56 PM ET
the 1980s and ’90s, journalists passed along expert predictions of the
world as they thought it would be by the year 2015. Now that the New Year has
finally arrived, it might be fun to ...
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Getting it wrong, news outlets’ erroneous forecasts: Healthcare.gov like online shopping, abundant Atlantic hurricanes, $24 billion government shutdown and more.
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OMB finds damage to economy just one-fourth the reported size but gets little coverage.
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Contributing editor uses outlandish predictions to say ‘Goodbye Miami’ from 24-foot storm surge.
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Unlike the network news media that have campaigned against global warming for years, new book details the politicization of climate science.
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Network warnings of ever higher gas and oil prices leave out a key point they are usually wrong
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Journalists can't predict the future, but keep on trying anyhow.
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Wishful thinking about Democratic wins in Florida, Kentucky, and Mississippi failed to pan out.
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