Don't scoff at New Year's predictions

Predicting the future is an unavoidable pastime this time of year, and we rarely understand what this says about us. Despite all the constant complaining, we are incurable optimists.
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Jay Evensen is the senior editorial columnist at the Deseret News. Email him at even@deseretnews.com. For more content, visit his website, jayevensen.com.