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Miracles You`ll See in the Next 50 Years

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Hits: 108608 | Favorites: 93 | Emailed: 27 | Rating: 2.9 | Category: Arts & Literature | Date: 02/08/2007
 
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mrwnt
Male, 18-29, Midwest US
 357 Posts
Thursday, February 15, 2007 7:20:51 PM
it's interesting that we always predict that the future will come faster than it really will.

take "Back To the Future," it`s almost 2010, the year that they travel to in the movie, with the flying cars and the 3d billboards, and we are no where near it.


Mbirdgurl
Female, 18-29, Eastern US
 926 Posts
Wednesday, February 14, 2007 3:45:42 PM
But... we're all too lazy to do this...

fusion42x
Female, 18-29, Canada
 162 Posts
Wednesday, February 14, 2007 3:00:24 PM
Haha, waterproof furniture thats funny, actually some of these could be done but it would cost a lot of money, like melting dishes and solar powered items. The lake on the roof for air-conditioning idea was dumb but it would be fun to have.

jjcruiser13
Female, 18-29, Midwest US
 711 Posts
Saturday, February 10, 2007 6:35:30 PM
Of course the social standards are the same. They couldn't imagine back then having women *gasp!* leave the home and work instead of being a slave to the men!
They did predict some things right, but not exactly.
Their disposible plates idea is not too far off, we just throw them in a garbage than melt them.
They rightly predicted that cancer is not cured yet!
I think that they overlook the "waterproof" house. What if you bring in a book? You`re screwed. As if everything in the house would be plastic, that would suck.
That`s the 50s for ya.

violingirl77
Female, 13-17, Eastern US
 7145 Posts
Saturday, February 10, 2007 3:46:19 PM
Hey, they got some of them right. The internet (shop with your phone and a tv) was right.

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