The Simpsons anticipated Team USA’s curling Olympics gold-medal upset in 2010 episode

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Simpsons did it. Once again.

Yes, the long-running animated funny that has actually shown an incredible propensity to kinda-predict future occasions– most just recently with Disney purchasing Fox, however likewise with the FIFA corruption scandal and Donald Trump’s presidency– simply nailed another one.

After dealing with removal, the United States guys’s curling group fought back to manage a disturbed versus the preferred Swedish group and took house a gold medal on Saturday at the 2018 Winter Olympics. It was quickly explained on social networks that– speak about a coincidence– The Simpsons had actually illustrated a comparable Team USA accomplishment 8 years earlier. In the season 21 episode “Boy Meets Curl,” Homer and Marge form a blended curling group and end up taking house the gold. As an included benefit, guess who declared the silver in The Simpsons‘ version? That’ s right: Sweden.

Simpsons author Rob LaZebnik, who composed the episode, tweeted out (above) his congrats to Team USA, while noting they were really the 2nd U.S. curling team to remove Sweden in the Olympics.

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