This Week In The Future: Vote By Smelling The Candidates' Baked Goods

In the future, we'll watch leaked footage of the unreleased Baked Goods Battle section of the 2012 presidential debates. Smell-o-vision available.

This Week In The Future, October 15-19, 2012

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