“For once-confident Japan, 2010 may well mark a symbolic milestone in its slide from economic giant to what experts see as its likely destiny: a second-tier power with some standout companies but limited global influence,” said the Associated Press.
We’ll see about that.
In INDB, I wrote the following in the notes for this article.
2010 was not a year to forget for Japan. Japan has made it to where it is now by not forgetting. 2010 was another watershed year for the world. I think 2010 laid plain what the true intentions of the various countries are. This is not something you want to forget.In retrospect, I believe that Japan wanted me to write that.