12 Insane Coincidences That Will Amaze You
Take a look at the pictures below for a few amazing examples. From somebody predicting the sinking of the Titanic 14 years before it happened to the Simpsons predicting Donald Trump's election triumph way back in 2000, this collection of crazy coincidences will blow your mind.
Rumors of Edgar Allan Poe’s time machine
In the book The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket, written by Edgar Allan Poe, we hear the tale of four sailors who lasted the sinking of their ship and were made to eat a ship boy called Richard Parker. Poe declared that this tale was based on real-life stories, but this wasn’t really the case. 46 years after the book was printed, a real boat did sink, and the members of the team who were rescued narrated how they had had a shipboy called…Richard Parker. This led to gossips that the famous American writer had had a time machine.
In July 1975, Erskine Lawrence Ebbin, a 17-year-old resident of the Bermuda Islands, was driving by the way on his moped when he was crashed by a taxi. Almost a year before, also in July, Erskine’s brother, 17, who was killed. He was driving the same moped and he was hit by a taxi. Behind the wheel was the same driver, and he was taking the same customer.