I have some predictions for the Bush years – a rough outline of the next eight years.

_ Democratic base split by third-party candidate.
_ Republicans elect southern governor with skeletons in his closet as the new president. Bush gives evasive answers on most questions and steals platform ideas from the other party.
_ Democrats denounce Bush as an illegitimate president with all of the wrong values.

_ 1993 replayed.
_ Social Security privatization fails (