DiscardedYKTTW Ancient Present YKTTW Discussion
The Future Misunderstands Modern Life When it's Ancient HistoryNeeds Examples Already have? Motion To Discard
Used in stories that take place in the far future. Characters, often described as experts in their field, will describe life in modern times and get everything wrong. They may even present artifacts from the present day and completely misinterpret their actual use and meaning.