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It's easy to think of entertainment as being off in its own pretend universe, just happily bumping into itself and giving the real world a wide berth. The thing is, sometimes pop culture affects the real world. And we're not just talking about the action figure market. The fictional stuff we consume has a weird way of pushing into every aspect of the real world.

For example:

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