Last week, I wrote about my investigation into whether we’ve always thought it was the end of the world. This week, let’s talk about how fun the end can be!
“I’m breaking in, shaping up, then checking out on the prison bus/This is it, the apocalypse/Whoa.” -“Radioactive,” by Imagine Dragons, aka the official song of 2013.
I don’t really get out to the movies much anymore, but I may have to find a way to change that. Read More An Open Thread for the End of the World
Once upon a time, the monsters came, and they were gods and men and robots; masters and slaves; prey and predator. They were good and evil and neither and both, and they fought each other across the stars and the emptiness, warring paradoxes at the end (and the beginning) of everything in a blur of light and dark and the stickiness in between. Read More Ladyghosts: Battlestar Galactica Mini-Series pt. 2
Hi team, and happy Tuesday! Today’s LTP is inspired by an IM conversation I had with a friend that ended up, as IM convos are wont to do, with a discussion of our decisions and choices in a post-apocalyptic world. Read More Lunchtime Poll: 4/5
The show seems to be settling into a rhythm with it’s episodes. We have one with a lot of violence and then the next will be at a lower ebb. This is likely wise ““ if we had episode after episode of midnight zombie attacks, the show would be just nihilistically oppressive. There has to be some sort of hope, even if it’s just that someone will survive this, or there’s no reason to feel connected to the characters. Read More TV Recap The Walking Dead: Episode 5, Wildfire
Oh for the fuck of shit. I’m sorry for the salty language, but trust me the ladies at my childhood church would be saying the same thing. It really is the end times, and some sort of supreme being is going to come flying down here on a hover Roomba and get us all with floods, face-eating bedbugs and lightening bolts. Read More The Apocalypse is Nigh: Bridalplasty on E!