Most Hilariously Bad Non-Technology PredictionsI made the list 'Most Hilariously Wrong Technology Predictions' and my new list is a follow up that excludes technology predictions. There are plenty of hilariously inaccurate predictions outside technology.
The Top Ten
To be fair I kind of wish he had been right
So he didn't have "that presidential look" to play in a film but had it to become a real president! - Metal_Treasure
She became Prime Minister in 1979! (after only 10 years). - Metal_Treasure
A Decca Records executive told this to the band's manager, Brian Epstein, after an audition - Metal_Treasure
Democracy is everywhere now. (At least in most countries) - BorisRule
Chicago Tribune were so sure that even reported that Thomas Dewey had defeated Harry Truman in the presidential election. Which was just a bad prediction.
There's an iconic photograph of newly reelected President Harry Truman holding up a Chicago Tribune that falsely declares “Dewey Defeats Truman.”
(I will add the image) - Metal_Treasure
This isn't actually the opinion of the magazine - they just summarized the opinions of some skeptical (unnamed) futurists about the future of shopping from home. The article is pro-technology. - Metal_Treasure
He made this statement in October 2008 on CNN - Metal_Treasure