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What happens when you run various photos of US President Donald Trump and his associates through a deep learning algorithm that's looking for images from Sesame Street? Pure horror. Gaze upon the results and imagine the president's voice saying, "No Muppet, no Muppet, you're the Muppet!"

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.