©2020 C. Henry Martens Loading crawdads was always interesting. The little bug-like crustaceans liked to wiggle out of your grip, and as you scramble to avoid dropping them, they use their claws to find the most sensitive spot possible… Read moreShort Story: Market Day in the Apocalypse
©2020 C. Henry Martens (I’m up at three AM because I’m trying to cough my lungs out. When I’m not coughing, I hear creaking and groaning from my chest. These sounds are loud enough that my wife can hear them…. Read moreDo I Have the Coronavirus?
©2020 Kari Carlisle The CDC says it is inevitable. Coronavirus, or COVID-19, will get a lot worse before it gets better. The world has become so connected, the virus will become widespread and unavoidable. An infected person can remain symptom-free… Read more9 Movies You May Not Want to Watch While You Are Under Quarantine
©2020 Kari Carlisle Deaths have spiked 28% in a day as of the writing of this article. Most of the people reading this are “safe” from the coronavirus that is inflicting China and surrounding countries. Of nearly 1400 deaths since… Read moreCoronavirus: Closer Than You Think
©2020 C. Henry Martens It is a common claim made by those concerned about the environment that cattle are a problem. They fart, they belch, it takes X number of gallons of water to grow an animal, cattle eat plants… Read moreCrops for Cattle
Since building the Doomsday Daily Driver, I’ve had a lot of fun talking to people about what they feel might be a good vehicle for the apocalypse. So, I thought I’d try to cover those ideas in this article… because… Read moreApocalypse Garage
©2020 Kari Carlisle With a combined filmography surpassing 700, it could take you years to watch the shows and movies these five icons of television and cinema alone produced. Likely, you only know them from a handful of roles. Sadly,… Read more5 Icons We Said Goodbye to in 2019
©2019 C. Henry Martens I grew up in interesting times. One of the more interesting societal changes in my early years was the way white people were waking up to past wrongs against those people not white. There was a… Read moreReturn of the Bison
Plague is forever linked to the Black Death, a pestilence that wiped out a significant portion of humanity in Europe in the Middle Ages. It likely originated in the plains of Central Asia. But plague was not a new arrival…. Read moreHow did the plague reshape Bronze Age Europe?
©2019 Kari Carlisle Unless you’re holed up somewhere, the last few days’ conversations, no matter how long or short, have ended with “Have a happy Thanksgiving!” followed by a reciprocal wish. What does that mean, “Happy Thanksgiving”? For me, the… Read moreHave a Warped Thanksgiving with These 11 Movies