All posts tagged: Back to the Future Day

Everything Back to the Future II Predicted

Happy Back to the Future day! That’s right, today October 21st, 2015 is the day Marty McFly traveled to in Back to the Future II. While many of the predictions made by the movie were clearly meant to be funny and whimsical, it’s still fun to look back to see what Robert Zemekis and the film actually were successful in predicting. So, let us all take a look at the past to see how our present was predicted when it was still long in the future. Still with me? Okay, cool. Hoverboards There is much debate on whether or not hoverboards officially exist. But there shouldn’t be because they do! Check it out. The real question is, would they have existed by 2015 (or at all for that matter) if not for the movie Back to the Future?…Mind Blown.   Nike Self Lacing Shoes This “prediction” came true with the help of Nike designing and releasing the shoes to honor the film this year.   Pepsi Perfect Much like the Nike Self Lacing Shoes, Pepsi …

Great Scott!: Website Counting Down to Back to the Future Day

*Website Found Here* This is a pretty simple yet cool thing I stumbled upon the other day. This is a website counting down to Back to the Future day 2015. Back to the Future day is of course October 21st 2015 which is the date that Marty and Doc traveled to in the movie Back to the Future II. The movie made some bold predictions for what life would be like in 2015 but more on that in the…future…. for now, enjoy watching a clock tick down!