'The Simpsons' Predicted Ted Cruz's Cancún Escape

Turns out ‘The Simpsons’ predicted the Ted Cruz Cancún scandal, too.
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  • Robert Smith
    Robert SmithBulan Yang lalu

    No, not really. It’s just that all politicians are predictable.

  • APessimist 23
    APessimist 23Bulan Yang lalu

    I think the United states of America is turning into Springfield lol, for real !

  • Wicked Shades Productions
    Wicked Shades ProductionsBulan Yang lalu

    Can’t wait to see what Simpsons joke comes true next

  • Shelley Ross
    Shelley RossBulan Yang lalu

    Did anybody ever find out what covfefe was?

  • MrPiggerPoggers D4
    MrPiggerPoggers D4Bulan Yang lalu

    Plot twist: the simpsons are from the future and trying to warn us

  • Ash
    AshBulan Yang lalu

    I remember seeing a post once that the simpsons predict everything because they do everything They’ve had 30 seasons full of bits, most political stuff has been covered at some point

  • T W
    T WBulan Yang lalu

    Lying T.E.D. An Embarrassment to my Republican Party

  • Carolyn Elliott
    Carolyn ElliottBulan Yang lalu

    Hmmmm there were a lot of politicians on vacation. Let’s pick on one hahaha

  • rob mieremet
    rob mieremetBulan Yang lalu

    NOW THIS is not news, it's satire, and off the worst kind, Childish and pathetic.

  • John Akridge
    John AkridgeBulan Yang lalu

    Imagine getting brainwashed by slander Propaganda

  • John Akridge
    John AkridgeBulan Yang lalu

    Pure Propaganda!!

  • John Akridge
    John AkridgeBulan Yang lalu

    This is slander!

  • Austin Ngure
    Austin NgureBulan Yang lalu

    Ted Cruz must resign!!!

  • ArmaBiologica35
    ArmaBiologica35Bulan Yang lalu

    The Simpsons doesn't predict anything. It's just that society has become so absurd it starts to look like a parody of itself.

  • carmineglitch
    carmineglitchBulan Yang lalu

    Are you fkn serious, and how many democratic representatives, mayors, and senate members went to Cancun or on vacation during their states moment of crisis? New York, Cali... tell me how many again

  • lamaison tokyo
    lamaison tokyoBulan Yang lalu

    Well, your politicians are greedy, cronyistic, cynical self-centered shameless people. Caricature that as much as you can, they’ll end up doing it in real life anyway.

  • Oliver Farfan
    Oliver FarfanBulan Yang lalu

    No they didn't, it just shows when a disgusting person takes no responsibility for anything and yet is incharge of a public office. Vote Cruz out.

  • Dale Gribble
    Dale GribbleBulan Yang lalu

    I always make sure to avoid walking through political news conferences when aimlessly playing my steel drum

  • Debbie Marquis
    Debbie MarquisBulan Yang lalu

    The writer for this show is a time traveller..

  • Eris Cyl
    Eris CylBulan Yang lalu

    NowThis doesn’t cease to disappoint. I knew the “predictions” would be dumb and unimpressive, but I wasn’t ready for this.

  • Rich Sackett

    Rich Sackett

    Bulan Yang lalu

    Boo hoo snowflake. Don't melt.

  • joliecide
    joliecideBulan Yang lalu

    Simpsons did it!!!

  • Pushkar Bhide
    Pushkar BhideBulan Yang lalu

    Simpsons writers just chillin out, feeling like the founding fathers

  • Akashes Klay
    Akashes KlayBulan Yang lalu

    Imagine voting for a wall to separate Texas and Mexico, but then fly to Mexico when Texas becomes unbearable to live in because a blizzard visited for the week.

  • Branzone
    BranzoneBulan Yang lalu

    Great accents by the cartoon characters. 😂😂😂😂😂

  • Jerome FitzRoy
    Jerome FitzRoyBulan Yang lalu

    So Biden is President Lisa?

  • Ken Brown
    Ken BrownBulan Yang lalu

    in all fairness, simpsons has been running long enough to predict almost everything.

  • OrlandoMusic
    OrlandoMusicBulan Yang lalu

    It wasn't a scandal in any sense

  • Aegis Kay
    Aegis KayBulan Yang lalu

    He was telling the truth when he said "There is no collusion between me, my campaign and the Russians". He never even met his campaign team.

  • Peter McGill
    Peter McGillBulan Yang lalu


  • Johan Bee
    Johan BeeBulan Yang lalu

    They only predict a politician would do this, which isnt much of a surprise. Pretty much shows problem exist way beyond, just that social media is bigger now.

  • lizard king777
    lizard king777Bulan Yang lalu

    The simpson just do there research before they make an episode

  • Athena
    AthenaBulan Yang lalu

    I don't think the writers predict the future, thats silly. They're obviously writing the future on magical paper.

  • Luis Rivera
    Luis RiveraBulan Yang lalu

    This is a reach. Do better Now This

  • ShaveThis
    ShaveThisBulan Yang lalu

    Enough already, lol. The simpsons does not 'predict' the future, it's fake nonsense news.

  • b s
    b sBulan Yang lalu

    Did they predict cuomo

  • Asturias Celtic
    Asturias CelticBulan Yang lalu

    Why aren't they specific and say a Texas Senator named Ted Cruz will abandon the state during a statewide freeze and blackouts for Cancun in 2021. They are really trying to hard to convince us they are prophets. Prophets are never wrong and Simpsons have thousands of years and thirty years of false predictions

  • Ben franklin jr
    Ben franklin jrBulan Yang lalu

    Anyone else get click baited like me?

  • La La
    La LaBulan Yang lalu


  • Hanna Mäkelä
    Hanna MäkeläBulan Yang lalu

    The Simpsons are the Shakespeare of our age! :)

  • Asturias Celtic
    Asturias CelticBulan Yang lalu

    Nice vague interpretation

  • ArgChica
    ArgChicaBulan Yang lalu

    We should just stop with the videos of the Simpson's "did they predict it". Yes!! Of course they predict everything..duh!! No question. The writers sold their souls long ago for the one power to predict all the stupid things...well all stupid things stupid people do😂😂😂 Why they will out live us all😂😂

  • Hirnlego999
    Hirnlego999Bulan Yang lalu

    Not exactly a prediction, things like that happened then and happen now. Some politicians are just a-holes through and through.

  • Steeldragon
    SteeldragonBulan Yang lalu

    Whoever created this is a very stable genius indeed 😂

  • Jimmi Stone
    Jimmi StoneBulan Yang lalu

    Spotify: Jimmi Stone

    BDFFRNTBulan Yang lalu

    Telling you bro someone needs to get groening talking...

  • Irwin Murphy
    Irwin MurphyBulan Yang lalu

    Let's be honest, what hasn't The Simpson's predicted yet?

  • Gordon Schnick
    Gordon SchnickBulan Yang lalu

    Some of these are reaching.

  • Heed the Seen
    Heed the SeenBulan Yang lalu

    Groening is a contemporary gospel, others being Rob Zemekis, Carl Sagan, and MJ.

  • Asturias Celtic
    Asturias CelticBulan Yang lalu

    People in power have been doing this for centuries. It was rumoured one of the Romanovs fled to Mexico

  • r21 93
    r21 93Bulan Yang lalu

    Not everything the simpsons does is a prediction

  • Steve Sibaja
    Steve SibajaBulan Yang lalu

    Yes the Simpsons Predicted Ted Cruz's Cancun Scandal

  • Joseph Yeo
    Joseph YeoBulan Yang lalu

    Might have predicted, or inspire the actions

  • Gregorio Prescott
    Gregorio PrescottBulan Yang lalu


  • kick moji
    kick mojiBulan Yang lalu

    They didn't predict anything, politicians have been doing this forever.

  • Brynjar The Warrior
    Brynjar The WarriorBulan Yang lalu

    Most shameful period in America. USA is no longer seen as an example for other countries.

  • Whoknowsuknow
    WhoknowsuknowBulan Yang lalu

    Probably just portraying things that have happened before. Even our Prime Minister went to Hawaii during the bushfires here last year. Having said that, it's the same episode which has already 'predicted' a few things about 2020/21.

  • Miguel Rodriguez
    Miguel RodriguezBulan Yang lalu

    Lol. It’s just predictable, people are horrible

  • Meme T
    Meme TBulan Yang lalu

    They should've include dates when Simpson aired and when the event happened

  • Lilia Chan
    Lilia ChanBulan Yang lalu

    Pretty soon nobody will read the Nostradamus almanacs.

  • tom my
    tom myBulan Yang lalu

    Calling Ted a 'slimy politician' is insulting to slimy politicians.

  • whobitmyname
    whobitmynameBulan Yang lalu

    The Simpsons writers aren't clairvoyant, they just write political punchlines that are satirically over the top... It just so happens that Republicans have sunk so low that satire actually describes them accurately now.

  • Julian Sandoval
    Julian SandovalBulan Yang lalu


  • Geo Gmz
    Geo GmzBulan Yang lalu

    No kidding I live 1 hour from the border and I had to go to Mexico to actually get Gas after the storm.. Yes, I paid 3 something the gallon but at least I fill up all my vehicles and left some stored just in case..

  • The Voodoo Child
    The Voodoo ChildBulan Yang lalu

    Seth McFarland could never (he tries tho)

  • The Emir of Jaffa

    The Emir of Jaffa

    Bulan Yang lalu

    Mayor McCheese

  • Gordon Schnick

    Gordon Schnick

    Bulan Yang lalu


  • The Voodoo Child

    The Voodoo Child

    Bulan Yang lalu


  • Wilsonio The Great

    Wilsonio The Great

    Bulan Yang lalu


  • Isaac Oliveros

    Isaac Oliveros

    Bulan Yang lalu

    *MacFarlane 😂

  • bluntman305
    bluntman305Bulan Yang lalu

    Who ever believes the Simpson predictions are autistic.......

  • Alain Carrillo
    Alain CarrilloBulan Yang lalu

    Vote the cuban Canadian out of office, pinche cubano traidor.

  • Nick Amenta
    Nick AmentaBulan Yang lalu

    Did he really say asbestos is good? Wtf people common.

  • Kyle Adams
    Kyle AdamsBulan Yang lalu

    Guys, the segment where President Lisa is discussing with her cabinet about the budget crisis was making fun of the then popular third party, the Reform Party, whom Trump gave his support at the time. Don’t rely on the Simpsons predicting future events, life is filled with coincidences and surprises.

  • ꧁༒Geneva ༒꧂
    ꧁༒Geneva ༒꧂Bulan Yang lalu


  • spliter227
    spliter227Bulan Yang lalu

    poochie died on his way to his home planet

  • Kieran H.
    Kieran H.Bulan Yang lalu

    I need to rewatch this show, there’s so much I probably didn’t understand when I watched this in middle school.

  • Kurt Langberg
    Kurt LangbergBulan Yang lalu

    This quickly dived into apophenia: setting patterns where patterns don’t actually exist.

  • pres1dentkang


    Bulan Yang lalu

    A perfectly cromulent analysis.

  • Samuel Ehrhardt

    Samuel Ehrhardt

    Bulan Yang lalu

    True. Ted Cruz is still a sad excuse for a leader though

  • OttomanOsman
    OttomanOsmanBulan Yang lalu


  • Ritalin StuntedGrowth
    Ritalin StuntedGrowthBulan Yang lalu


  • Asturias Celtic
    Asturias CelticBulan Yang lalu

    Jamaica is not Mexico

  • AurONE The4thsideof3isone
    AurONE The4thsideof3isoneBulan Yang lalu

    No. These were more like editorials for the time. No matter how things seem, it does not mean someone controls or decides our futures, they don't. The only ones who create the futures & everything in it are everyone who's here now. 🐦

  • Ricky Tavix
    Ricky TavixBulan Yang lalu

    The 🅱️apitalist hellscape is quite predictable. Yes.

  • Jackie Lewis
    Jackie LewisBulan Yang lalu

    That man don't want to deal with y'all that's why it went on vacation he said it is what it is 🥶🥶🥶🐕🐕🐕

  • Serena Bee
    Serena BeeBulan Yang lalu

    It’s called predictive programming

  • Brib
    BribBulan Yang lalu

    🤣😂🤣🤣 too accurate

  • M A
    M ABulan Yang lalu

    Great video edit but those are not predictions, it is common sense and simple logic describing those people in the senate and presidency as it has always been...

  • John Smith
    John SmithBulan Yang lalu

    they are portraying the very human behaviors. so either way you look at it, life imitates art and art imitates life. the Simpsons just articulate them well.

  • T MB
    T MBBulan Yang lalu

    Ah! Q is the Simpson's writers...

  • Adam Katzenberg
    Adam KatzenbergBulan Yang lalu

    I'm not sure to laugh about this or cry

  • R1_Rebe1
    R1_Rebe1Bulan Yang lalu

    The simpsons need to stop.

  • ChakiaMan93
    ChakiaMan93Bulan Yang lalu

    Build a wall around Ted Cruz.

  • lillithdv8
    lillithdv8Bulan Yang lalu

    Some has a time machine and they ain’t sharing... not cool! Ai caramba

  • Anthony Jaimes
    Anthony JaimesBulan Yang lalu

    Even the SAME VOICE & SAME PERSONALITY as Ted’s. Goodness gracious 😳

  • Beautiful Realist
    Beautiful RealistBulan Yang lalu

    The Bahamas is not Cancun, Mexico.

  • 티미 Timmy
    티미 TimmyBulan Yang lalu

    3:54 - there's a suspicious break in that sentence...

  • pkflyers
    pkflyersBulan Yang lalu

    This is such a stretch lmao

  • AkaiAzul
    AkaiAzulBulan Yang lalu

    Good satire becomes difficult to distinguish from reality.

  • Ryan Adair
    Ryan AdairBulan Yang lalu

    Ugh, those aren’t predictions just coincidences.

  • Meh
    MehBulan Yang lalu

    Using a cartoon as a playback doesn't make it a prediction

  • Gabriel Rodriguez
    Gabriel RodriguezBulan Yang lalu

    Um who cares if Ted Cruz went to Mexico.

  • daniel neubecker

    daniel neubecker

    Bulan Yang lalu

    @Gabriel Rodriguez 53% of texas voted for trump. texas is starting to change, the old republicans are dying and the younger people are becoming old enough to vote, and i can tell you because im one of those people who live here in texas that the majority are on the left.

  • daniel neubecker

    daniel neubecker

    Bulan Yang lalu

    @Gabriel Rodriguez yeah, a texas trump appointed judge blocked biden’s 100 day deportation ban executive order.

  • Gabriel Rodriguez

    Gabriel Rodriguez

    Bulan Yang lalu

    @daniel neubecker Texas flips blue OMG you must be joking, it’s never going to happen since ICE is still deporting illegals 😂😂😂😂

  • daniel neubecker

    daniel neubecker

    Bulan Yang lalu

    @Gabriel Rodriguez clearly you don’t know anything about texas’ energy, because renewable energy makes up a tiny percent of the state’s energy. texas gets its energy mostly from nonrenewable sources like natural gas and oil and has its own power grid, because the stupid republicans think that operating their own power grid instead of being interconnected with other states is smart. terrible republican leadership in texas, can’t wait to see it flip blue someday.

  • Gabriel Rodriguez

    Gabriel Rodriguez

    Bulan Yang lalu

    @daniel neubecker Hmmmm Andrew Cuomo is in hot water about the nursing home scandal. Texas is dumb enough to have renewable energy. Let’s keep on building the keystone pipeline.

  • Geoffrey Rosado CERTIFIED BOSS
    Geoffrey Rosado CERTIFIED BOSSBulan Yang lalu

    Yea but it wasn't an escape from texas. He said it was a mistake and Ted's not the senator

  • Gamersoldier100
    Gamersoldier100Bulan Yang lalu

    Love the Simpsons!!!

  • I’m HueMan keep your colors for Crayons!
    I’m HueMan keep your colors for Crayons!Bulan Yang lalu

    Nothing is a conscience on this show called Planet Earth! We the audience are the dumb ones, but the actors and directors are sitting back laughing!

  • He's a Modernaire
    He's a ModernaireBulan Yang lalu

    This was better than I expected.

  • rokia gad
    rokia gadBulan Yang lalu

    I said it before they have sold their souls to the devil.