It was only a few days ago that Smith released the "Leave Your Lover" music video, which featured a love triangle that sparked a controversy over the singer's sexual orientation. | British Singer Sam Smith Opens Up About His Sexuality
This is more common than most expect. H.G. Wells predicted World War I in one of his books, and Chris Carter essentially predicted 9/11 in an episode of The Lone Gunmen. None of this is really mysterious stuff.