• CHILDREN IN '68
PREDICT THE FUTURE
ED BBC
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    • Some of them are startlingly accurate and I don’t know how to feel
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    • Shut up brit, your crumpets are ready
      iDont_ 12 jun
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    • This is the 60’s. All the things they said were already starting to happen, and were taught to them by the media, school, and their parents. If this was the 40’s it’d be more intriguing
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    • When kids in the 60s have a better vocabulary than majority of people in 2019
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    • Humans will be more then statistics then actual humans and I felt that one hit pretty far home
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    • I do believe kids can come up with this stuff. Some are optimistic and dream like the kid talking about space. Others do have anxieties about the future because they aren’t as dumb as we think. They take what they see and hear and expand on it, logically or not.
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    • damn these kids are articulate
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    • How kids in 2019 view the future; “yea we gonna die”
      AaronOpy 14 jun
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    • Holy shit listen to their word usage! We, as the human race, have all gotten dumber as technology advanced. Admit it. These are children talking like this. Now it’s a bunch of bullshit like UwU senpai give me your nuzzles.
      B_O_A_H 19 jun
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    • Damn. Made me realize how dumb today's kids are
      RTSilver 14 jun
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    • That kid that said "they'll be regarded more as statistics than actual people" was woke as fuck
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    • Peaple act like kids have genuinely no clue whats going in, and these kids seem pretty young. Theyre right on the dot for the most part. Scary that the young ones can be much more aware than the adults.
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    • “People are going to be statistics more than people” Holy fuck that kid was accurate with that
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    • If they were kids in the 60’s, that would make them Baby Boomers, the generation responsible for literally everything these kids are predicting. Dickheads
      Volacious 14 jun
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    • “People will be regarded more as statistics than as actual people”....shiiiit
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    • it's sad to see how well they speak compared to the snotty children now .
      bllush 17 jun
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    • So you telling me these motherfuckers knew what was going on at that young of an age and still fucked up the planet
      seane 15 jun
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    • Kids then: intelligent and well put together thinking about the future. Kids now: "YEET BITCHES I FUCKED YOUR MOM" *fortnite dances vigorously*
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    • It really is not that surprising. They were coached as to what to say and all the things we have now have been more or less researched since the second world war.
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    • There reading scripts
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    • Why are kids today so much more retarded? These kids are so well spoken and respectful, even if they're probably just repeating stuff that they heard their parents say, it's still far more intelligent than the average kid today
      Mhahtt 15 jun
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    • okay. but. keep in mind. people who were kids in the 60s kinda run the world now. their imagination is what’s led the world this way. so. stop being so dark and be the mind that leads the world on a better path.
      JulioXII 15 jun
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    • They speaking like 30 year old scientists , wtf are we doing wrong
      AydinSin 14 jun
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    • So Boomers predicted this awful future but did nothing to prevent it
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    • Shit the kid talking about livestock had it dead on
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    • The way they think and how they talk, damn....kids these days dont close to talking as formal as these kids
      IPatron 14 jun
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    • Stfu, no one predicted the future. The idea of robotics, futuristic technology and space travel is something that’s was already pop culture since the 50s. There were comics, shows and movies everywhere fantasizing about the future.
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    • They didn't predict the future, they predicted what THEY would do to the world.
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    • Wow...look at these kids being all intelligent and then there’s us in the future with memes that make us laugh but don’t make sense
      Spryzu 14 jun
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    • elreynoe 14 jun
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    • Naw they didn't predict the future they just know how things work
      M8ke_Me 14 jun
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    • Far more eloquent and well dressed than most today. We've lost our sophistication in mock freedon.
      Ghost3223 14 jun
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    • Bold if you to assume... oh shit
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    • The irony is that these very kids grew up to be the very generation that CAUSED a bulk of the recent downturns in beyond-postmodern history. (For all that, I forgot the era after postmodern. Apologies.)
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    • I think mankind is starting to devolve
      Santos17 19 jun
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    • Why was that one kid like, shockingly prophetic
      Scarfy 19 jun
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    • The statistics one hits home
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    • British children seem to be much more verbally articulate than American children
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    • They are for sure reading scripts
      joseph6 16 jun
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    • Damn kids in 66' were so well spoken .. 2019 kids be saying "here's the muthafukin tea"
      Futuramma 15 jun
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    • Great so they recorded a bunch of kids taking about stuff and then cherry picked bits to show is to say "wow, those kids were right"
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    • Damn these kids vocabulary are better than mines.
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    • When kids from the 60's are smarter than adults in 2019
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    • Well they are the ones who shaped how the future was going to turn out. Sooo....
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    • You know those are pretty basic things to predict. For instance by the year 2050 people will be living on the moon, by the year 2100 overpopulation will become a serious problem. Simple
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    • Look how well behaved and sophisticated children we're back then, Now children are shit, all they do now is smoke weed or on their ass all day playing fortnite or say stupid shit or drop out of school. We need another world war or a meteor to hit the Earth to clean it up a bit.
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    • This gen of kids sound way smarter than the average grubby little fortnite dancer
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    • These are children? How the fuck are they so wise for their age? I was probably still eating Play-Doh.
      Keagachu 14 jun
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    • What they’re guessing at is effectively like us predicting what will happen in 2053.
      Seegs1 14 jun
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    • Those kids were very eloquent in their word choices.
      BilINye 14 jun
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    • It’s not hard to predict the future in broad terms “I predict that technology will improve and many processes become more efficient”
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    • Well he was wrong about one thing you Brit bong didn't get to the moon
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    • They saw a grim future, and they were right
      iRaditz 14 jun
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    • the kid talking about the livestock was so dead on its scary
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    • damn kids were a lot smarter back then. they dress nicer, their vocabulary is on par with today’s young adults
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    • I mean they're correct in some ways but it's not nearly as severe as I think they would have believed. I'd also like to know the origin of this, because I've never heard or seen a child from any generation speak with such intellect.
      Volition 18 jun
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    • Wow. It’s almost like they’re the ones who made the world this way when they grew up
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    • Can I get an F? I just ran out of toilet paper on the toilet and used the fucking roll
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    • Flats existed in the sixties in cities and automation has been feared since the industrial revolution
      licklack 14 jun
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    • "People will be regarded more as statistics than actual people" aw fuck man I feel sad now.
      Aargph 14 jun
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    • The articulation of kids back then compared to know is crazy
      Yolnier 14 jun
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    • “Automation in a great population” brits got bars
      Kriby_ 14 jun
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    • With the right audio and visual filters you can make anyone some kid reading a script is from the 60s
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    • Who else has cow batteries
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    • Amazing how the kids back then could formulate such complex sentences and nowdays I see fully grown adults that dont know the difference between "then" and "than"
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    • Wow baby boomers knew what they were doing and still did it and still blame us
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    • 1: Shits fake 2: The last one sucks at reading a script 3: If this really is kids in 66' they're some of the ones who made the world today
      Ztailz 14 jun
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    • Either they are older than they look. Extremely smart kids or they didn’t come up with any of this
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    • This just goes to show how far our education system has plummeted. Those kids are smart and well spoken. Kids today speak and act like idiots. Fucking Tide pod eating little shits. Smh.
      am86 14 jun
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    • The kids back then were quite intelligent and well spoken, nothing compared to the sissies today
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    • Children then have a higher vocabulary than young adults now. As a grad student even I suddenly am shamed 😳 I’m still saying “ooh big fucko”
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    • This is faked. Black and white filter with kids put in nice old fashioned clothes and handed a script
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    • Not surprised they knew, but their vocabulary puts most adolescent teens to shame
      Autisimo 14 jun
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    • Really smart white kids. I tried talking to a black kid while doing an internship as a TA and I gotta tell you. Not a lot going on up there.
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    • wouldnt they have been the generation to implement most of those changes? so if they thought it was bad what happened?
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    • Back when people talked to their kids like people instead of trying to keep the ignorant whelps all their life. These kids are smart and informed. It's a good thing
      RecSteady 14 jun
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    • That’s how we’re predicting 2050
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    • There the generation that built it
      420more 14 jun
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    • Great they predicted it and did nothing to help or stop it
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    • All the stuff they said was already happening in 66 lol
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    • That first kid and the kid talking about livestock know too much
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    • This is so obviously scripted no kids of that age talk with words that’s have more than 2 syllables
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    • They didn’t predict that Britain would be the new camel jockey capital
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    • It’s a shame they’re not alive to see their predictions come true
      kamsayn 18 jun
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    • The vocabulary of the children is stunningly articulate
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    • Everyone is all shocked that the kids knew what was up. Of course these kids knew because they were the ones that grew up and made all this happen
      pitguin 17 jun
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    • “Statistics more than actual people”
      boobi 17 jun
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    • Well these are the kids that created this future.. soo yeah
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    • This is especially funny because of how much of a shithole England has become in recent years
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    • They forgot how European nations get destroyed by njggers and sand spics
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    • I can feel how smart they are and it truly hurts compared to all the laganging fornite nigja worship edgy kids
      Vimmier 16 jun
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    • They were only accurate because they ended up creating the futures they dreamed up
      jgreened 16 jun
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    • But it's from the 60s.. that shit was already going on. It's not impressive to say "the shit that's happening now will continue happening"
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    • Jesus why were 60’s kids so FUCKING DEPRESSING
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    • Imagine a young girl talking about anything remotely important nowadays
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    • Children in the 1960s and before, were smarter than most adults are today.
      rwplm 14 jun
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    • If they were so smart, why couldn’t they predicted the ending of Avengers Endgame?
      0WLS 14 jun
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    • Dumbasses thought the world would suck. Well they never could've predicted Spiderman (2002)!
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