Lou Dobbs quit CNN.
If that isn't a harbinger of the end of the world as we know it, there's 2012.
That year is when, according to a misinterpretation of the Mayan calendar, the world is going to come to an end.
Did they know something about the 2012 Presidential election that we don't?
Well, yes, according to the screenplay by Harald Kloser and Roland Emmerich, who also cowrote 10,000 BC and The Day After Tomorrow. Emmerich, who directed 10,000 BC, The Day After Tomorrow, Independence Day and Stargate, also directs 2012.