1987 Matthew Perry Sitcom Predicted Qaddafi's 2011 Death

Jason English

Before he was Carol Seaver's boyfriend on Growing Pains (and that Friends thing), Matthew Perry was in a series called Second Chance. Someone over on reddit remembered the show, which aired on Fox in 1987-88 (though the name was changed to Boys Will Be Boys in the middle of the season), and pointed out that the pilot episode predicted Qaddafi would be killed in 2011.

The Qaddafi stuff starts around 2:20:

They were off by a few months — this scene is dated July 29, 2011 — but still, pretty good. Can you remember any other accurate predictions made by short-lived Matthew Perry projects? (Too limiting? OK, we'll open it up to all pop culture predictions.)