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Second Life – It even has its own currency
Target in Canada – It seems they “missed the mark”
CD Encyclopedias – Encarta, Britannica, Compton’s…
Comet ISON – Some media sources called Comet ISON the “Comet of the Century”
3D TV – No one really thought about people who already wear glasses
Google Glass – Great concept. Poor execution.
Segway – These were supposed to revolutionize the world
Parachute pants – Can’t touch this.
Freddy Adu – More like “Freddy Adieu”
Google+ – Google is still tinkering with it today.
M. Night. Shyamalan – If every movie you do has a twist, there is no twist.
QR codes – You’ll still see them every now and again
The World – No, not our planet.
Y2K – For a while, this was legitimately terrifying.
Mars One – Some things are too good to be true.
Tout – And now Vine is gone
McWhopper – More like the “McWhoops”
Apple Maps – When it debuted it failed spectacularly.
SEGA Dreamcast – Only 9.13 million units were sold worldwide
Solar powered roadways – They were supposed to melt snow & cut greenhouse gases by 75%
Tim Tebow – Hopefully his baseball career goes better.
Esperanto – You can still try to learn it on Duolingo
LaserDisc – Although the LaserDisc format was supplanted by DVD by the late 1990s, many titles are still highly coveted
Communism – Derived from Karl Marx and advocated class war
XFL – It was like a train wreck.
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