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Because it might not be OK

We located an on-campus fallout shelter yesterday.

I wasn’t planning on looking for one, but my friend mentioned that one of the buildings she walks past on her way in, a building constructed in 1966, has one of the old fallout shelter signs on its exterior.  512 more words

Ruminations and Reflections: The US Presidential Election

This post is important to me. I say that because I don’t like politics. I don’t like American politics in particular. I feel like it’s an unstable pillar of mismatched agendas headed by a single entity with all the power of a high school student council president. 883 more words

The AI are coming to eat your Braaaains!

There’s been a lot of noise in the past few years about Artificial Intelligence. One of the biggest discussion topics is the fear that upon the creation of the first AI, that AI will then decide to murder us all in a Terminator: Judgement Day style apocalypse. 982 more words

Internet

The Backstreet Boys Never Sang About Nuclear Holocaust

I was cleaning my apartment today and I had Pandora set on my “Best of the 80s” channel because I am a thousand years old.  Actually, I’m 29, but I LOVE 80s music.   817 more words

80s Music

Review of 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016)

In a follow up to the success of Cloverfield (2008), 10 Cloverfield Lane (2016) is a loose sequel set in the world of an alien invasion. 507 more words

Film

4 things that took the nuclear option

Nuclear power was once meant to be the fuel of the future (which as anyone who is in the know will now tell you is quite obviously LPG – how long does the brainwashing last?) In the early days scientists and marketeers alike told us of the many amazing applications the mighty could have. 532 more words

Daily Post

On the Beach

On the Beach is a film from 1959 that takes place after a nuclear war has devastated and rendered uninhabitable the entire world, except for Australia, which managed to survive the nuclear holocaust by being too unimportant to bother nuking.   942 more words

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