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While plenty of basics went as Harambe or sexy Ken Bone this Halloween weekend, one Twitter user brought us this year's most smartest meme costume. In June, comedian Katie Dippold's Halloween #TBT went mega-viral when she shared a picture of her dressed up as the Babadook with the caption, "Tbt to Halloween when I dressed as the babadook but my friend's house had more of a grown ups drinking wine vibe."

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.

I am afraid of everything, and for good reason: the world can be a really miserable and terrifying place. There are some things, however, I fear for no tangible reason. Like the number eleven. It freaks me out. A lot. You know what's even worse than eleven? One hundred and eleven. I'm writing these numbers out because I will panic if I see that many ones next to each other. On my quest to figure out why the heck eleven has some inherently evil quality only I can perceive, I found a beautiful website called Phobia Wiki. Here's its mission statement.