Paul McGuire gives us a scenario in which no elections take place in November of 2012 in the following newsletter. You may not agree with everything he thinks, but he does his research, and knows first hand what is going on in the streets.
If you do not have a lot of time, read the first sentence of each paragraph and see what might capture your interest. It is a quick way to find information you may need to know without feeling overwhelmed. Maybe it will motivate you to look further into the issues he is addressing.