Wine, cheese and Anderson Cooper - are all things that get better with age - however with the immortalization of our words on the internet have shown, some things are far from aging gracefully. The Facebook page Posts that did not age well is dedicated to reposting quotes, news, social media posts, and comments shared on the internet that, as we can see now, did not stand the test of time and might make you cringe.

Our list is filled with newspaper headlines whose future predictions went wrong, to companies that couldn't anticipate what tomorrow would hold. Scroll down below to check out the best selections from this page that will make you say, "man that post did not age well." And don't forget to upvote your favorite fake news!

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Pamela24
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1 year ago

Well...he most likely still thinks that has happened with him.

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While it's hard to predict the future, some people are exceptionally good at it. The so-called "super-forecasters" can predict the likelihood of future events with astonishing accuracy, often with no particular prior expertise. Historically, evidence suggests that they are mostly generalists who dabble in all sorts of fields. They're simply less beholden to their own biases. The same applies when reversed, people who have built up an impressive but narrowly-focused expertise are usually less-accurate with their future predictions because they're limited by their own worldviews more.

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Luis Milian
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1 year ago

LOL...is this Karma? or poetic Justice? or both?

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Surprisingly, this is also true with people who have dedicated their lives to one field of study when they're trying to guess where that field is going. And we have data on that, emerging after a 20-year experiment that began in 1984 at a meeting of a National Research Council committee on American-Soviet relations. At the time, the psychologist and political scientist Philip E. Tetlock was 30. After listening to other members discuss Soviet intentions and American policies, he was interested in the authoritative predictions delivered by renowned experts because many of them contradicted one another.

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Krazy Kanuck
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1 year ago

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Soon after, he decided to put expert political and economic predictions to the test. Tetlock collected forecasts from 284 well-educated experts who averaged more than 12 years of experience in their fields. Ensuring that the predictions were concrete, experts had to give specific probabilities of future events. Tetlock wanted to collect enough predictions that he could separate lucky and unlucky streaks from true skill. The project lasted 20 years and comprised of 82,361 probability estimates about the future.

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Luis Milian
Community Member
1 year ago

I'm more surprise that he even know who Isaac Newton is...

Vic
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1 year ago

Pretty sure he just copied it, without knowing what it means. He probably thought "oh I do not have enough bridge building contracts, must post this!"

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Sunzilla
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1 year ago

For every Trump tweet, there's a contradictory Trump tweet....

Mewton’s Third Paw
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1 year ago

Newton’s 45th Law

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Sarah Ryan
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1 year ago

Does he even comprehend what he posts?

Jenele McKinney
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1 year ago

Hell no!

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Leo Domitrix
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1 year ago

THIS WAS NOT SAID BY ISAAC NEWTON! A Nobelwinner repeated it, and said "Newton said it", but he meant Joseph F. Newton, not Isaac. OMG. And it's a paraphrase at that.

Erika Jones
Community Member
1 year ago

I bet if you go back far enough you can a find a Trump quote that contradicts any statement he makes now.

Amery
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1 year ago

What's between his ears? A wall... or a bridge?!?!? LoL~!

Jon Parker
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1 year ago

I'm saving this. I don't know why, but I just know that some day I will be posting it as a response to a really stupid Facebook post by a relative.

Christopher Rhind
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1 year ago

Trump..." Yeah that Isaac Newton. Great singer"..." Huh? Wayne?? That's what I said"

Julieta S.
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1 year ago

I'm more surprised he didn't misspell Isaac and bridges, those are toughies for him

Give me a beagle any day...
Community Member
1 year ago

Our President is such a dumb donkey!

Id row
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1 year ago

I'm surprised he didn't say Fig Newton. Using him in a thread about saying stupid, hypocritical and contradictory things is like shooting fish in a barrel. It's very low hanging fruit.

KT Pinto
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1 year ago

Let's bash on President Trump... blah blah blah...

Vickie Takats
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1 year ago

Someone told him that.

Louise Brigance
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1 year ago

Oddly enough that still applies today...unfortunately too few believe that's the case.

Diane Brooks
Community Member
1 year ago

I agree

Addy
Community Member
1 year ago

OH THE IRONY 🤦

Annamay
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1 year ago

Hahaha!! Oh wait....He really said that? What a dope.

Lauri foss
Community Member
1 year ago

Trump probably thinks Issac Newton is still alive also?

Val Naim
Community Member
1 year ago

Lmfao

Mad Haberdasheress
Community Member
1 year ago

Mmm, how does that irony taste, Mr. Trump? Somewhat bitter?

Arno Nüüm
Community Member
1 year ago

Donald Trump, the master of contradicting oneself. You could make a week's worth of posts just out of him disagreeing with himself.

Denise Mirto
Community Member
1 year ago

hahahahahahahah

Dani
Community Member
1 year ago

Sorry dude, but even though you may THINK posting prodound Newton quotes makes you look smart...

Jane Mewhinney
Community Member
1 year ago

Maybe he thought it was FIG Newton...🤷

Analyn Lahr
Community Member
1 year ago

Did somebody steal his phone to post that?

The Girl on Fire
Community Member
1 year ago

"Hold on, this whole operation was your idea!" -Anakin, The Revenge of the Sith

Chyppa Homer
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1 year ago

Well, it`s unpleasant to live under bridges, Isaac !

Susan Mann
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1 year ago

Lol! He recently said that, since he took office "we" have destroyed 150 percent of China's economy!

rick hctep (Rick45)
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1 year ago

he does not know who his father is, he is probably the local dustman.

Robin Miller
Community Member
1 year ago (edited)

Sorry to drag on like this, but @Rider: No. I was an all A, all Honors student in school.

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The result: the experts were, by and large, terrible at predicting the future. Surprisingly, their areas of specialty, years of experience, and (for some) access to classified information made no difference either. They were bad at both short-term forecasting and at long-term forecasting. They were simply bad at this.

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stanstan
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1 year ago

umm.... yeah, about that

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Luis Milian
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1 year ago

false advertisement!

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Ashley Say Whaat?!?
Community Member
1 year ago

"Was this answer helpful?" Answer NO cause the truth would be more helpful thank you very much.

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CultOfBambi
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1 year ago

"Virtual unknowns"? That was just in the US. In Australia and the UK, respectively, both were bankable actors at this point in their careers.

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Han
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1 year ago

I knew people who bulk stored food and water before that y2k new years eve. Haha.

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Foxxy
Community Member
1 year ago

Well she sure showed them. Lady Gaga is likely more famous and richer than all them bitches bullying her.

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Kaisu
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1 year ago

I can think of a few reasons someone might want a computer in their home

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#12

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Laura Zappenduster
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1 year ago

Disney could try that

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Randy Dhuyvetter
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1 year ago

And they don't. This is an accurate prediction.

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Val/Malibu/Dante/Bob
Community Member
1 year ago

This is so sad... I lost a cousin I never even got to meet to this... I was named after her

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Daria B
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1 year ago (edited)

When I was in mid. school and obsessed with video games, I was told "video games will give you no bread". Guess where I work now? And they give me both bread and brioche and even more! ♥

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Physicist Heinrich Hertz, upon proving the existence of radio waves, stated that “It’s of no use whatsoever.” When asked about the applications of his discovery: “Nothing, I guess.”

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Kaisu
Community Member
1 year ago

Well, he had a lot of faith in his discovery

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Chyppa Homer
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1 year ago

Old-timey miner speak for : Fuck you ! :D

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#18

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Susanna Vesna
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1 year ago

In their defense....WHO ON EARTH could have predicted the reality of MJ?! No one!

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Foxxy
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1 year ago

Wow, is the box coated in lead paint too.

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Chyppa Homer
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1 year ago

Soon... :D

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#21

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After many unfortunate events brought a bad reputation to the name ISIS, the Immigrant Settlement & Integration Services (ISIS) has become the Immigration Services Association of Nova Scotia (ISANS)

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Kaisu
Community Member
1 year ago

To be fair, Isis is also the name of an Egyptian Goddess, so the radical Muslims didn't come up with the name

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Luis Milian
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1 year ago

RIP grumpy cat! we <3 you

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Susanna Vesna
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1 year ago

An investment of the USA's intelligence GONE WRONG!

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Ssss
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1 year ago

Makes me shudder

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tuzdayschild
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1 year ago

It does stay on your iPhone. It also stays in several other places.

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Pamela24
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1 year ago

Congrats...I guess...?

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Pan Da
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1 year ago

From the author of "Asteroid collided with earth: all dinosaurs accounted for"

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Bumble
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1 year ago

Well, they lost me and I don't miss it al all.

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Rowlie
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1 year ago

Very BIG trouble indeed

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Rowlie
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1 year ago

Now I get it

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