A clip from a 2013 episode of The Simpsons featured Alan Rickman (voiced by Benedict Cumberbatch) with a song written by David Bowie playing in the background. It's quite a coincidence since both Bowie and Rickman passed away this past week from cancer at the age of 69. The clip is a spoof of the movie Love Actually, in which Rickman played a husband contemplating infidelity, and features the song "All The Young Dudes" written by Bowie:
The Simpsons has produced a number of clips with weird coincidences about the future. One episode predicted the presidency of Donald Trump, while another predicted a new Star Wars film and an Alvin and the Chipmunks film opening the same weekend. Let this be a good excuse for binge-watching hours of old episodes.