Thursday, August 07, 2008

Apocalypse Now

Amanda takes a stab at explaining the widespread apocalypse wish, saying it comes down to the need for history to end before you do for a variety of reasons. My own post inspired several "the world is going to shit you idiot" type of emails. They may be right! But I'm not talking about the likelihood (or lack) of any apocalyptic scenario coming true, just the pervasiveness of the phenomenon.