Did The Simpsons predict the Corona Virus outbreak? Fans say yes

Updated 03 Feb, 2020 03:37pm

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A 1993 episode of the comedy showed the Osaka Flu which looks way too familiar now.

The Simpsons did it again!

The comedy show has had many moments where it seemed to predict the future; from Donald Trump becoming president, Disney buying Fox and even the Ebola virus outbreak. And now it adds yet another .

Fans have started pointing out that an 1993 episode - as in 27 years ago... feel old yet? - showed the city of Springfield dealing with the 'Osaka Flu' and it looks way too familiar.

How do they do this?

Again, 27 years ago

Okay it's kinda scary now

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