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 Post subject: Predictions in SF?
PostPosted: Thu Dec 23, 2010 10:13 am 
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"Futurology: The tricky art of knowing what will happen next"
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-12058575

Can you think of any other (lesser known) good or bad ideas from old SF books & favourite short stories, which have since proved accurate 'predictions', or judged the future (perhaps hilariously?) completely wrong?

Fortean type stuff doesn't count though!
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 23, 2010 1:14 pm 
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It turns out that TV Tropes has a whole page about this.

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