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Mad TV Predicted the iPad Two Years Ago (Video)

Sketch from Fox’s defunct comedy show also predicted the ensuing menstrual jokes

During all of the iMadness surrounding Apple’s unveiling of its iPad on Wednesday, some eagle-eyed fans of Mad TV – Fox’s now-defunct answer to “Saturday Night Live” – were quick to point out that a Nostradamus-like Mad TV sketch had imagined the iPad two years ago.

It’s also worth pointing out that the sketch sorta predicted all of the menstrual cycle jokes that followed Apple’s announcement of the name.

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