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31 Hilarious Vintage Ads That Tried to Predict the Future  

Ashley Reign
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When it comes to old predictions of the future, people from the past could never have imagined a world where humans put a man on the moon, or electric cars that could start with the push of a button. Who could've imagined that everyone would have smart phones that fit in our pockets. Devices that are capable of answering any question in the world, or to look at pictures of cats. Any cat. You can look at basically anyone's cat whenever you want. Our ancestors could have never ever in a million years imagined that. So what did the people in the past think the world would look like today? Check out these hilarious vintage ads and find out!

What This 1931 Ad Predicted Farming Would Look Like in the 21st Century
What This 1931 Ad Predicted Fa... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 31 Hilarious Vintage Ads That Tried to Predict the Future
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The Portable Reader (Today's Kindle Or iPad) As Envisioned In 1935
The Portable Reader (Today'... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 31 Hilarious Vintage Ads That Tried to Predict the Future
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Behold: The Atlantis-Like Sea City 2000
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This 1925 Prediction You'd Be Able to Have Food Delivered Via Tube
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