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We all do stupid things when we're drunk -- like call our exes or buy something we don't need on eBay. But a pilot for Citilink, an Indonesian discount airline, was just fired for doing something with the potential for much deadlier consequences. He tried to fly a plane while drunk off his arse. And he nearly succeeded. Watch this video.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.

We all do stupid things when we're drunk -- like call our exes or buy something we don't need on eBay. But a pilot for Citilink, an Indonesian discount airline, was just fired for doing something with the potential for much deadlier consequences. He tried to fly a plane while drunk off his arse. And he nearly succeeded. Watch this video.