‘The Simpsons’ Make Fun of Their Presidency Prediction

What if one of the longest running televison shows consistently predicted the future? Well’ it’s seems like most of the time, The Simpsons are right but they aren’t always happy about it.

Sixteen years ago, the show aired an episode called “Bart to the Future,” which tasked president-elect Lisa Simpson with cleaning up the nation after the disastrous presidency of a fictional version of Donald Trump. The episode’s author said that the Trump presidency was meant as “a warning to America.”

Now that Trump has been elected as the 45th president, the show addressed their accuracy on Sunday night’s episode. The infamous opening featuring Bart writing on the chalkboard simply read, “Being right sucks”. Even more crazy, the futuristic episode predicted a woman running against him who so happened to be Lisa Simpson. Who knew how accurate they’d be? Read More


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