Turning to your view of us surviving to see if my opinion of "a few short years" comes to pass , I am with you on this hope as well. Will,we make it? Well,as Insaid earlier we will find out "in a few short years."
Governments sadly make declarations these days based on all sorts of spurious data and opinions, that word again, of activists and silly little Swedish girls. The rest of the population may have to suffer the consequences. I wonder what will happen when the oil rich Middle East countries decide to take action to protect their wealth?