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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.

It used to be -- back when the easiest superhero joke was to make fun of Adam West's Batman -- that everyone fretted over making more realistic superheroes. OK, I say "used to", but we all know that the fear of making something campy has never, ever left most studios' psyches. FX's Legion, however, isn't interested in avoiding capes and camp. It's interested in avoiding violence as the only ending.