On page 142 of Flashforward it suddenly occurred to me exactly why everyone is celebrating or having some kind of holiday 21 years in the future, in 2030. When it dawned on me why it is (if I’m right–I haven’t looked ahead), I got chills!

About Jamie Todd Rubin

Jamie Todd Rubin writes fiction and nonfiction for a variety of publications including Analog, Clarkesworld, The Daily Beast, 99U, Daily Science Fiction, Lightspeed, InterGalactic Medicine Show, and several anthologies. He was featured in Lifehacker’s How I Work series. He has been blogging since 2005. By day, he manages software projects and occasionally writes code. He lives in Arlington, Virginia with his wife and three children. Find him on Twitter at @jamietr.