Beaten and Arrested for Riding a Hoverboard: What Marty McFly Would Have Really Seen on Oct 21, 2015

Editor’s Note: This story is from yesterday, Back to the Future day, the day envisioned as “the future” in the 80s film Back to the Future II. Below is how America really looks by comparison to the film. How sad is it that, not only do we not have flying cars, but there is more than one example of people who do manage to get their hands on a hoverboard getting beat down and violently arrested for riding them in “unauthorized” areas in the modern American police state. The date that people have been counting down to for the last 26 years is here. Today is the day Michael J Fox’s Marty McFly and Christopher Lloyd’s Doc Brown travelled to in Back to the Future 2 in 1989. But when McFly landed in that 2015 on that fateful fictional day, do you think he could have imagined the state of […] Read More