I thought this clip worthy of a mention-Its one of those old shows predicting what clothes and gadgets will be like in the year 2000.
Filmed in the 1930s,it accuratley predicts a few trends which were around in Y2K.
Unlike so many other "future prediction" clips from days gone by,this on has no mention of jet packs/flying cars/teleportation.
Instead it predicts a dress which looks like something Madonna used to wear:0.40seconds.
Air conditioning:1.00 minute.
Head torch!(to help her to find an honest man!!)1.19.
Then "as for him if he still matters at all..."1.23
"No shaving,collars or ties or POCKETS!"-OK maybe they got that bit wrong,but they do go on to correctly predict the utility belt,and mobile
Just glad they got it wrong on the beards though-phew,no0o amish beard for me thanks.
Man,wheres my electric belt to adapt the body to climactic changes???
Its 2010 already...get a move on!
Top notch predictions from the 1930s I say,ol bean.
And so,That first vid has led me to look for others which predict stuff well.
I found this from 1957,(Russian?)in Paris at the future fair!
They predict the Induction cooker-something you can buy now if you are rich.
And "TV shopping" which I think could be compared to internet shopping today(although It sort of seemed like they were hinting at TV teleportation
The ingredients machine in the film also resembles a machine made by some clever scientists of today,who claim they could revolutionalise the way we
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