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Georgia State Rep Betty Price - spouse of former Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, who recently left his role in Donald Trump's administration after taking a few too many taxpayer-funded charter flights - casually asked a state epidemiologist whether it would be more cost-effective to just force HIV-positive people into quarantine.

US president-elect Donald Trump has nominated Tom Price to lead the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), placing the Georgia Congressman in an extremely powerful position as far as America's health is concerned. Given his dubious track record, this appointment is of serious concern.

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.