The Simpsons has a historical past of predicting the longer term, however QAnon is taking the animated sequence’ perceived skills to the subsequent degree. As Vice stories, the conspiracy group is definite that one thing unhealthy goes to occur on September twenty fourth, and so they’re basing their assumptions on one episode of the sequence and a poor alternative of phrases from a German politician.
Whereas nobody at QAnon is definite what, precisely, goes to occur on September twenty fourth, followers on completely different platforms have thrown round the potential for nuclear battle, a monetary disaster, water poisoning, and an armed revolution. The conspiracy theorists first received the thought for a fall armageddon when German lawmaker Friedrich Merz, talking in regards to the Russian invasion of Ukraine earlier this month, misspoke and stated everybody will keep in mind the place they have been on September twenty fourth as a substitute of than February twenty fourth, the day Russia invaded.
Taking Merz’ mistake as a touch at what’s to return, QAnon followers turned to The Simpons — which has, up to now, predicted Trump’s presidency and the Disney-Twenty first Century Fox merger, amongst different issues — to analyze.
Naturally, they turned to Season 9 Episode 24 (aka 9/24), an episode that contains a group of end-of-the-world preppers. Within the episode, dubbed “Misplaced Our Lisa,” the preppers talk about WROL, or With out Rule of Legislation, which refers to a post-apocalyptic panorama with no guidelines. QAnon followers additionally cited the electromagnetic pulse gadget that options within the episode as proof that “10 days of darkness” are coming to revive Donald Trump to workplace.
In order that’s that! Keep tuned for September twenty fourth, when nothing will occur. You possibly can, nonetheless, watch latest episodes of The Simpsons that characteristic Billie Eilish, Kerry Washington, and Succession’s Nicholas Braun.