NBC’s New Revolution Imagines the Cubs Winning the Series

The trailer for Fox’s new fall series Revolution–created by J.J. Abrams–depicts a bizarre future world wherein all forms of electricity have ceased to function. Perhaps stranger yet is the show’s prediction of a future sports outcome: a brief shot at 2:26 of an overgrown Wrigley Field features a sign reading “2012 World Series Champions.” Which is more likely–the Cubs winning it all this year or airplanes falling from the sky and our regression to an agrarian society?

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