Archie comics strip from 1997 predicted online schooling in 2021; netizens say 'time travel do exist'
New Delhi | Jagran Lifestyle Desk: Do you believe in time travel? Well, if not, then maybe after going through this one you may. Yes, we are talking about an interesting incident that recently caught people's eyes online. A yesteryear's famous Archie comic strip predicted the current online schooling system. It is true! a 1997 copy was tweeted by the official page of Archie Comics where Betty's mom is telling her "School is about to start." To which Betty replies "Relax, Mother! I still have all of thirty seconds!" In another scene, Betty's mom says "Kids today are so lucky they are able to go to school in their own home." Check out the tweet.
👀— Archie Comics (@ArchieComics) March 16, 2021
[Originally published in Betty #46, Feb. 1997] pic.twitter.com/UNwjBa2gFe
As COVID-19 started expanding its wings, a lot of schools and institutions were shut down and started operating digitally from home. But just a year before no one had any idea that everyone's life is going to take a 360-degree turn altogether. However, seems like Archie comics predicted the ongoing pandemic way before we could imagine and as soon as the official Twitter handle shared the picture of the comic strip, people went crazy. Everyone was fascinated and were left wondering that how is it even possible. Users started coming on the tweet and reacted saying time travel is possible while some expressed their shock through emojis.
Check out the Twitter users reactions here:
This user said, "yoooooo..... maybe... time travel do exist"
yoooooo..... maybe... time travel do exist https://t.co/IBIQhah2D2— 𖣐s҉ูููููููai᩿᩿dᩖ⃠f᩿eb࿆࿆࿆࿆࿆࿆࿆࿆࿆irີ๊๋๋๋๋๋๋๋๋๋๋๋๋๋๋๋ (@herseykuda) March 17, 2021
Well.... This kinda happened but we still don't have flying cars— Jeremy AKA Turbo Force 1984 (@darkwingj) March 16, 2021
Another user said, "What is up with that creepy eye symbol above the computer?"
What is up with that creepy eye symbol above the computer?— St. Kid Meatball🍀 (@PeteSpeers) March 17, 2021
Never thought humor can have prophecies too. Quite an incredible imagination.— Mahesh (@MaheshNYC) March 18, 2021
Why did they always think that any year after 2000 would look like something from 500 years into the future?— joe the lion (@joethelion8) March 16, 2021
So guys, what do you think about Archie Comics' time travel story? Do let us kow
Posted By: Sanyukta Baijal