01/17/2013 10:18 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Dregs: Five Videos of Future Reality

As Reginald VelJohnson once wrote in his memoir, reality shows are the mirror of society. They materialize on-screen our twisted pleasures and fears: poor people, ghosts, poor ghosts. Yet, like two parallel mirrors, reality shows can only reflect the present and past. They are an endless procession of the same object repeated precisely ad infinitum ad nauseam. For the plebeian there is no possibility to see beyond the present infinity. Until now.

Where reality shows falter, dregs take hold. As these five videos will demonstrate, prophets on YouTube have brought back from future times the evolution of humans in entertainment.

Dinosaurs and Talk Show Hosts will finally work together:

How all bands will be formed:

How humans will audition for roles:

All television shows will be reruns of this:

All films will be this: