This is a great episode because it actually provides a practical reason for why we should take care of the earth now: if we don’t, people may come back from the future and take our jobs in order to make money and invest it so that they have money in the grossly overpopulated and dirty future. Duh.
“They’re just humans trying to make their lives better. Look, it sucks that the immigrants’ time is so crappy, but the cold hard truth is that if we let them all come back to our time, then it’s just gonna make our time crappy too. Maybe the answer isn’t trying to stop the future from happening, but making the future better.”
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