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Did ‘The Simpsons’ Predict the Missing Titanic Submarine Accident?

The Simpsons may have predicted the Titanic OceanGate submarine accident. At the moment, many fans think that The Simpsons, the longest-running American animated series, may have predicted another real-life incident.

For those of you who are unaware, let us share with you, the Titanic submersible vessel which has a total of 5 passengers onboard disappeared on Sunday. At the moment, the rescue teams are trying their best to locate the missing submarine and save the people that are on it.

It has been reported by various media outlets that the oxygen on the missing submarine will run out on Thursday. Continue reading further to find out whether The Simpsons predicted the Titanic submarine accident.

Did ‘The Simpsons’ predict the missing Titanic submarine accident?

The fans are pretty much convinced that the popular American sitcom The Simpsons may have predicted another real-life event. The Titanic OceanGate submarine went missing in the Atlantic Ocean on June 18, 2023, Sunday.

The media outlet BBC News previously reported that the submarine got lost somewhat around an hour and 45 minutes into its dive. As of this moment, the search and rescue operations are still underway.

The submarine has 5 passengers onboard and they are as follows: British adventurer Hamish Harding, French explorer Paul-Henri Nargeolet, Pakistani businessman Shahzada Dawood and his teenage son Suleman and Stockton Rush, CEO and founder of OceanGate.

During the eight-day trip operated by OceanGate Expeditions, the passengers were traveling to see the wreckage of the RMS Titanic in the Atlantic Ocean. They were about 900 miles east of Cape Cod.

Some fans of the famous show The Simpsons have noticed eerie similarities between the storyline from the 17th season of the Fox cartoon which aired in the year 2006. In episode 10 of that season of the show, family patriarch Homer Simpson goes on an adventure to find his biological father, when he lands on the doorstep of Mason Fairbanks.

Then, Homer pretends to be a reporter but he quickly figures out that Fairbanks is his father. Then, the father-son duo decided to explore the depths of the ocean in individual submarines to find treasure.

The two of them end up getting separated. Homer gets stuck in some coral and he starts to lose consciousness as the oxygen runs low in the submarine, meanwhile, his dad wakes up 3 days later in a hospital and makes it out alive.

How did the netizens react to ‘The Simpsons’ predicting the Titanic submarine going missing?

One social media user wrote, “No way the simpsons predicted the titanic Submarine situation 😭😭.” Another fan went on to say, “Simpsons must just tell us when jesus is coming back.”

Followed by a third user who tweeted, “Simpsons Predicted the Unpredictable Again.” A fan chimed in, “it’s not predicted it’s all planned lol.” One user even shared the clips of the episode on social media and put some light on the uncanny resemblance between art and reality.

Another added, “Bro whoever scripted the Simpsons needs to be found because the predications are always accurate.”

Do you think The Simpsons predicted the Titanic submarine accident? Kindly let us know your thoughts in the comments section below. Don’t forget to stay tuned with us for the latest updates from the world of showbiz.

Meenal Mehta
Meenal Mehta
Hi, I am Meenal. I'm a travel enthusiast, a movie buff and a cricket fan all wrapped in one. I love to capture moments through my words. Writing is my happy space, it has been a great way of putting all my thoughts out and feel liberated.


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