As far as predictive programming goes, there may be some telegraphing of future plans going on. However, at the same time the History Channel seems to have devolved into Bigfoot, Ghosts, and the Mothman LOL!!! (In between 24/7 Hitler documentaries that is):-)
Have you given any consideration at all with converting your main web-site in to German? I know a small number of translaters right here that will would help you do it for free if you wanna make contact with me.