While the late Jerry Falwell anticipated that a Hillary Clinton nomination would unite the Religious Right in an unprecedented manner to defeat her from being elected President, that was a bit of a no-brainer. It's circular logic: Fundies dislike Hillary Clinton; therefore, fundies dislike Hillary Clinton. Even a dead guy could predict such a given. Wait, oops.
Even still, we have to wait until the Democrats get their stuff together before we can properly tell if Falwell was correct.
Anyway, as stated in the title, Stephen Colbert successfully prophesied the first part of the GOP ticket: John McCain. He also predicted McCain's running mate: An anti-gay marriage, pro-tax cuts for the rich, kicked-it-old-school-with-Jesus, pro-torture candidate named Lucifer. Check out the evidence:
I think Colbert may be right.
Stephen Colbert's glorious FSU Pow Wow entrance photo credit: webrageous.