ESPN, Mindshare, Unilever Ponder Media Scene in '15

Unless you happen to be a Magic Eight-Ball or a member of the Dharma Initiative, it’s safe to say that you probably don’t have the capacity or resources to predict the future with any profound degree of accuracy. And yet there’s a fundamental quirk of human psychology that insists on projecting events into a gleaming future tense, a tendency that is exacerbated by our hyperaccelerated media culture.