This Week In The Future: Curling Up With A Magazine And A Polar Bear

In the future, two things will keep us warm: the cuddly polar-bear stuffed animal by our sides and the fire under our indestructible chocolate.

This Week In The Future, November 26-30, 2012

Baarbarian

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