“The False Trumpet concealing madness will cause Byzantium to change its laws. From Egypt there will go forth a man who wants the edict withdrawn, changing money and standards.”
“The trumpet shakes with great discord. An agreement broken: lifting the face to heaven: the bloody mouth will swim with blood; the face anointed with milk and honey lies on the ground.”
"The pretense of greatness will be the proof of it, and powerful men with many severe faults will rule over all the classes on Earth."
- Ancient Hindu Prophesy
Actually, all you have to do is listen to NPR to hear these prophesies.