No, "Family Guy" Did Not Predict The Boston Marathon Bombing

Do you really think that the government is placing hidden messages in Family Guy episodes?

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This is the clip that everyone has been pointing to as proof that Family Guy predicted Monday's bombing.

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If you haven't seen the episode it revolves around Peter becoming a Muslim. And because it's Family Guy there's, of course, a joke about him using his cell phone to blow up something.

The episode features a completely unrelated gag where Peter drives his car through the Boston Marathon, running everyone over.

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