I Am Bored

Loads of viral videos, games, memes, lists and social networking for when you're bored. Updated every day, so visit often.
Latest Popular Most Bookmarked Most Emailed Top Rated My Favorites Random Chat
All Games Funny Entertainment Quizzes Weird Tech Lifestyle, Arts & Lit. News & Politics Science Sports Misc
T-Shirts   Submit Content  

13 Failed Predictions That Were So Wrong [Pic]

submitted by: kitteh9lives
< Back Next >
13 Failed Predictions That Were So Wrong [Pic]. 13 Innovations that have been scoffed at by men lacking foresight. They couldn`t have been more wrong, if they tried.
+ Add to Favs
View/Add
Hits: 8758 | Favorites: 0 | Emailed: 0 | Rating: 3.6 | Category: Misc. | Date: 02/11/2014
 
 popular today
Smoking Hot [Pic] One day.... one day.
Captain Assmerica [Pic] Never knew I liked Captain America until now.
She`s So Right [Pic] Add beer... heaven.
Fancy Some Implantable Tech? [Pix] 8 New Technologies That Could Very Soon Be Inside You
What Is Love? [Pic] Baby don`t hurt me, no more.
More Comments >

randomxnp
Male, 30-39, Europe
 1259 Posts
Thursday, February 13, 2014 12:59:56 PM
Yeah, AOL has done some pretty dumb things in its time, but buying HuffPo might be the dumbest. The former might survive, but I cannot see them subsidising HuffPo indefinitely, it makes no commercial sense.

5Cats is spot on. There are far more of these. There is even an aircraft carrier named after Foch, whose predictions would mean that such a thing would not exist.

5Cats
Male, 50-59, Canada
 25710 Posts
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 3:30:01 PM
It's a lot easier to predict things wrongly than rightly...

LordJim
Male, 50-59, Europe
 4607 Posts
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 11:02:25 AM
I was out in the boonies for the eighties and when I got back to UK I thought buying bottles of water was a wierd aberration that wouldn't last.

Magentab0b
Female, 30-39, Western US
 1462 Posts
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 7:15:16 AM
I thought mp3 players were lame and wouldn't catch on because you HAVE to have a computer to load songs.

OldOllie
Male, 60-69, Midwest US
 14376 Posts
Tuesday, February 11, 2014 10:12:21 PM
The last one is actually correct. HuffPo has yet to turn a profit. It's apparently being propped up by donations -- probably from some rich liberal like George SoreAss.

More Comments >
 


Bored | Suggest a Link | Contact I Am Bored | About I Am Bored | Link to I Am Bored | Live Submission | Privacy | TOS | Ad Choices | Copyright Policy |
© 2014 Demand Media, Inc. All rights reserved.