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The chances of that coming to pass look remote, so what should happen?
Normally when the meteorologists tell you that the surge will be six to 10 feet above normal high tide, you assume that they've carefully covered themselves for Perfect Storm circumstances coming to pass.
In September/October 2000, E's cover (done in two printings, one red, one blue) read "Welcome to the Greenhouse Century," and al the environmental forecasts have been coming to pass ever since--the melting of the polar ice caps, the disappearance of coral reefs, the catastrophic storms and floods.
Professor David Blanchflower - who has often been the lone voice on the Bank's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) for cuts in the past year - said his fears of recession were coming to pass as economic growth stalls.