May 22, 2020


Speculating Futures Past

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Nick Hastin
Speculating Futures Past
The Tomorrowland Times Podcast
Speculating Futures Past
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Show Notes

For the 5th anniversary of TOMORROWLAND’s release, join Nick & Hastin as they look back at the period of intense anticipation leading up to May 22nd, 2015, and hear how their earliest speculations about the movie measure up all these years later.


⚛ Follow Tomorrowland Times on Twitter.
⚛ “The Optimist” alternate reality game wrap-up video.
⚛ Nick & Hastin at the blue-carpet premiere.

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