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Twenty days off the timeline
Posted: 28 April 2009

This MindBullet was dated 7 April 2009. Swine flu from Mexico hit the headlines on 27 April. It looks like this scenario matrix is all too relevant! I'm sure there will be economic consequences for Mexico. Pork futures have already tumbled on the Chicago exchange.

MindBullet logo BIRD FLU PLAGUE CONTAINED AMID VAST TRADE DISRUPTIONS
Scenarios speed business and government response
Dateline: 7 April 2009
The Bird Flu pandemic has been contained - thanks largely to the efforts of futurists and scenario planners, and the leaders who believed in them. Governments and business were well prepared for the eventual, inevitable, spread of Bird Flu to the global human population. When avian flu mutated to a strain contagious between humans in 2008, some experts feared the worst, and predicted ...
 
 
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