Have you ever watched an episode of your favorite animated show like The Simpsons or South Park and just thought to yourself, “Whoa, wouldn’t that be crazy if it really happened?” And then, like an eerie form of foreshadowing it does? It is wild to think that the writers behind some of our most beloved shows re so good at predicting the future. Keep reading to see the times cartoons predicted the future long before certain events happened.
At one point the Ebola Outbreak made its way to the shores of the United States when some humanitarian aid workers contracted it. In fact, the episode of South Park was so on point that they aired their Ebola outbreak episode a mere days before it actually occurred.
It has to be hard to know that you broadcasted something that was supposed to be humorous and then it tragically occurs. Careful what you wish for?