The Simpsons has a long track record of accurate predictions, including the election of Donald Trump as president, the FIFA scandal, and Siegfried and Roy being attacked by their own Tiger. And even though the U.S. Men’s gold medal curling win over Sweden was a shock to most, The Simpsons writers saw it coming way back in 2010.
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In an episode titled ‘Boy Meets Curl,’ Marge and Homer join Principal Skinner and his mom on a mixed doubles curling team in the Olympics, where they defeat Sweden to win gold. Admittedly, there are some differences in the details, but it’s still pretty remarkable.
Here’s a clip of the episode: