Many claimed that such a situation of the US Capitol hill riot might have already been predicted by the famous animated series The Simpsons.As a matter of fact, the violence was predicted in season 7 of the series in episode 18 called ‘The Day the Violence Died’. While 2020 was one to forget, we'd better all hope The Simpsons' prediction for 2021 doesn't come true as it could literally be the year from hell. Huge crowds wait at Heathrow border control as travellers stream back into the UK before stricter... AstraZeneca warns EU countries it will cut deliveries of its Covid-19 vaccine by 60% to 31million doses in... How deadly is the Kent Covid variant? Using pans, sieves and cheese graters as body armour, Homer sips a beer on the roof of the Simpson's house with a rifle in his hand. One moustached character wearing a cowboy hat holds a hand gun, while another in a deerstalker hat carries a rifle over his shoulder. Scene in question shows characters running up Capitol steps, firing guns. After angry pro-Trump protestors wreaked havoc inside the US Capitol Hill Building, fans of The Simpsons are convinced again about the show’s makers ability to predict the future. US military spy agency paid for Americans' cell phone data that revealed their location information WITHOUT... Help us get computers to kids: Daily Mail launches new drive to aid Britain's children struggling with... We have a duty to pull together: Ex-Education Secretary DAVID BLUNKETT issues a call to arms as he warns we... What you need to know about Mail Force's Computers For Kids: For readers, for companies and schools, how you... 'I've been blessed. An episode of The Simpsons which showed civil war after the latest US election race between Trump and Biden has led some fans to suggest the cartoon predicted yesterday’s Capitol protest. EXCLUSIVE: Christina Ricci's husband James Heerdegen files restraining order claiming the actress mixed... Budget Obsessives, Air Miles Accumulators and Spontaneity Gurus: Which Travel Tribe do YOU belong to? Other amendment characters then start cheering as they run up the stairs wielding guns, while one is even seen holding a bomb. In the episode, which aired on November 1, 2020, a startling scene showed fires burning across the fictional town of Springfield, alongside upturned cars and smashed windows on Inauguration Day after Homer Simpson failed to vote. Mel Gibson's characters starts shooting fellow congressman before blowing up the building in shocking scenes that thankfully were not repeated in real life. Having reluctantly made his way to the voting booth, Homer asks if he can vote for Judge Judy, then gets warned by unimpressed Lisa to remember everything that happened in the last four years. In the episode The Day the Violence Died, the Simpson kids' favourite cartoon is replaced by another show which depicts violence, guns and even a bomb on the steps of the US Capitol. Another said: 'No way did The Simpsons predict the civil war.'. It's January 20th, 2021 - and the world has gone up in flames. Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer. Another Treehouse of Horror episode, aired in 1996, predicted people who were outraged about an amendment which banned flag burning descended on the Capitol building with bombs and guns. 15 Times 'The Simpsons' Predicted the Future (Photos) 1 of 21 From Donald Trump’s presidency to Disney buying Fox to the spread of “murder hornets” "The Simpsons" … Fans have been stunned once again as it appears the cartoon series foresaw Tom Hanks’ involvement in political events.Yep, another day, another Simpsons prediction to add to the already vast collection of scenarios previously depicted first on the animation.In this case, one Twitte Some fans likened the apocalyptic scenes in the cartoon to ‘civil war’. But that hasn't stopped viewers fearing that some other worrying predictions they have made are still yet to come true. As he gets to the voting booth, his daughter Lisa asks 'How could you forget everything that happened in the last four years' as a long list of Trump's actions as President roll on screen. The episode reveals the fallout of Homer's missed vote, which is the decider of the election. | Metro News. The 31st annual Halloween 'Treehouse of Horror' special of the much-loved show took a look at the 2020 process which bore striking similarities to events in Washington DC. People think ‘The Simpsons’ predicted Capitol riots, Trump’s Twitter ban People are pointing to a 1996 episode that depicts a riot with characters entering the … Firefighters union 'delayed its members volunteering in pandemic because of a health and safety row'. 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Yesterday (Jan 6), Donald Trump supporters broke into the Capitol Building after AP announced that the Democrats had won control of the senate in the Georgia election. The moment in which a 2020 "Simpsons" episode is believed to have predicted this week's Capitol Hill riots. Four people have died, including a woman who was shot dead by police during clashes inside the Capitol building, in scenes described as "as close to a coup attempt this country has ever seen". The Simpsons predicting #civilwar2021 and riots in America They’ve done it again pic.twitter.com/gkoN49Gz3C. Did The Simpsons predict Capitol riots? Fans of The Simpsons have flocked to social media to point out that a recent episode seemingly predicted yesterday's far-right Capitol Hill riots, sharing stills from the show likened to … Several netizens felt a déjà vu. The views expressed in the contents above are those of our users and do not necessarily reflect the views of MailOnline. Claims that the people working on The Simpsons can see into the future have been dismissed by some, with one writer claiming it's mainly coincidence because the episodes are so old that history repeats itself. As well as joking about a Trump presidency nearly two decades before Trump was actually elected, a … The posts with stills from the fictional animated show quickly caught Twitterati's attention and went viral. In a 1996 episode, titled ‘The Day The Violence Died’, glimpses of a riot were shown with a number of characters storming the Capitol with bombs and guns after a constitutional amendment tries to ban flag burning. Dems... PHE chief admits it's not 'absolutely clear' if Kent strain is more deadly amid concern at 'scaremongering'... Senior doctors call for gap between first and second doses of the Pfizer vaccine to be HALVED to six weeks... BBC rejects complaint against Laura Kuenssberg for saying 'nitty gritty' after anti-racism campaigners... JOHN HUMPHRYS: Let's not kid ourselves. It appears 'The Simpsons' predicted the Capitol Hill riots in 1996. Realising he has to do something, Homer casts his vote...but it all turns out to be a dream as he slept all day in his hammock and forgot to vote. The Simpsons has 'predicted' a doomsday in 2021 following the US election Credit: Fox. Someone made an interesting observation where he pointed out that The Simpsons … Published: 14:50 GMT, 7 January 2021 | Updated: 17:08 GMT, 7 January 2021. Homer then looks up to see the four horsemen of the apocalypse riding into town, holding flags which read "Pestilence", "Famine", "War", and "Treehouse of Horror XXXI". The National Guard had to be called to restore order and an improvised Explosive Device (IED) was found on the grounds of the US Capitol, as President-elect Joe Biden described the horrifying scenes as an "insurrection". The scene, which is a pardoy of Schoolhouse Rocks! The comments below have not been moderated. Someone else wrote: 'After today, I'm starting to believe the Simpsons' prediction'. A rumor circulating on Twitter claims "The Simpsons" predicted pro-Trump supporter Jake Angeli at the U.S. Capitol and scenes of chaos in the aftermath of the 2020 presidential election. 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