Archive for May 20th, 2008

Well, that’s if predictions made by Futurist Richard Watson actually come true.  Libraries, along with post offices, direct marketing, free parking, butchers and sit down breakfasts will cease to exist in just 12 years time.  And a few years after that we’ll see the death of blogging, spelling and web 2.0, apparently!  We’ll have to wait until the 2040s for household chores and newspapers to completely vanish from our lives though…oh well, at least there’s something to look forward to! 

Check out his full extinction timeline below…prophetic, pathetic or simply creative marketing to help sell his new book…I’ll let you decide!

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