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1975 predictionsFrom Tempo and Quick, July 1955

People have been waiting for “heli” transportation forever (myself, I began wishing for it when I saw Back to the Future 2), or so I’ve learned from this 1955 article that predicted that we would fly to work on helibuses by the year 1975. Another thing that sadly never came true? Thirty hour work weeks. Read more below/after the jump.

1975 predictions

1975 predictions

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Posted on November 29, 2009

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  • From Drew on December 3, 2009 at 1:17 pm

    And while productivity will rise significantly, employers will lay off expensive and experienced workers. Wages will fall or remain flat. Health care expenses will spiral out of control. Mom won’t be at home; she’ll rejoin the workplace! And while you’d think dual income families would be rolling in money, most will struggle to make ends meet. Best of all, the top 1% in income will control 95% of the wealth leaving the rest of us to battle for table scraps. But one thing will never change: there will never be a black President!