This Week in the Future, March 19-23, 2012

It’s been a great week in the future. Apparently we’ve spent the whole week up in the sky? There was that human bird wing hoax, and the search for Amelia Earhart, and the FAA deciding to make their damn planes Gameboy-safe 20 years after everyone forgot what a Gameboy even is.

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