16 Years Ago, “The Simpsons” Predicted Donald Trump Would Be President

So we shoulda seen it coming tbh.

1. Even diehard fans of The Simpsons may have missed this very astute prediction made back in 2000, where Lisa references “President Trump”.

2. The episode, set in the future, shows Lisa as the first straight female president, dealing with the after-effects of a Trump presidency.


3. According to Secretary Van Houten, the country is broke.


4. Only time will tell…


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Jemima Skelley is a senior writer for BuzzFeed and is based in Sydney.
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