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For two decades, kids across America tuned in to watch The Jetsons on a Saturday morning. With its space-age technology and intergalactic travel, the world portrayed on the cartoon inspired countless people to look to the stars. And it managed to predict the future with a startling degree of accuracy.

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Over the course of 24 episodes, the original series of The Jetsons followed the eponymous family as they went about their lives in the 2060s. Though it was a slow starter at first, the show went on to become one of America’s best-loved cartoons. Today, there are few adults of that generation in the U.S. who don’t remember tuning in to the adventures of George, Jane, Judy and Elroy on TV.

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