In 1911, experts told the Ladies Home Journal what to expect a century hence. U-T San Diego summarized some highlights. The newspaper then quizzed current scientists to forecast life if 2112. But let’s get local. What will La Mesa look like at its bicentennial on Feb. 16, 2112. We’ll start with the population. And don't forget the centennial kickoff Tuesday, Feb. 14, at La Mesa Village Plaza, 8100 La Mesa Blvd., adjacent to trolley station on La Mesa Boulevard and Spring Street.