The 1940s Kitchen of Tomorrow Was Difficult to ParodyMatt Novak8/02/13 2:21pm231EditPromoteGo to permalinkPre-dehydrated food processor? Non-functional sinks installed purely for style? A streamlined... baby? When it comes to midcentury visions of tomorrow, sometimes it's hard to tell the spoofs from the earnest predictions. But what's even more interesting is why the parodies popped up in the first place.