OK, so I'm out by a factor of 86,400, but 21 seconds sounds better. There are actually 21 days to go before the Big Daddy of world sporting events hits South Africa.
Predictions? I'm from the Yogi Berra School of Prognostication: "It's tough to make predictions, especially about the future." So I'll pass, thank you very much. But I will say this: The two teams that will produce the most surprises will be South Africa and Argentina.