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Fashion: Dress like there’s no tomorrow

Eve of Destruction
Eve of Destruction
By MIKE PECCI  |  December 21, 2012

15 signs of the apocalypse we probably should have heeded in 2012

As the date of the alleged Mayan doomsday drew nearer, we found ourselves looking back over the past year. And it's not looking good.
Maybe the Mayans were on to something...
By ALEXANDRA CAVALLO  |  December 21, 2012

Apocalypse, Now: Gifts for doomsayers

You still haven't started your holiday shopping? Don't bother.
By SCOTT KEARNAN  |  December 07, 2012
Short Take Melancholia

Review: Melancholia

Here's what we learn from Melancholia : life sucks, people are awful, we're all going to die, and good riddance. Who says Lars von Trier doesn't like happy endings?
Who says Lars von Trier doesn't like happy endings?
By PETER KEOUGH  |  November 11, 2011

Rapture, ruptured

May 21 came and went, and nobody got lifted naked skyward into Heaven.
By SHAY STEWART-BOULEY  |  May 27, 2011

God Hates FAQS

Editors' note: We selected David S. Bernstein to serve as our resident Rapture expert, on account of his having seen all three Kirk Cameron Left Behind series film adaptations.
Everything you always wanted to know about the Rapture, but were afraid to ask
By DAVID S. BERNSTEIN  |  May 20, 2011


Drat, it's the 21st already?

Make sure your date this Saturday night is with an atheist.
By KARL STEVENS  |  May 20, 2011

Photos: No Tomorrow at Machine

Celebrating the end of the world
No Tomorrow, at Machine on Saturday, February 6, 2010
By DEREK KOUYOUMJIAN  |  February 26, 2010

The future is blight

What with all the Devendras and Bonnie Princes and Phosphorescents and wanna-Beams dragging their unruly beards around the nation lately, it's getting harder and harder to keep your post-folk dudes with guitars straight.
The post-Americanan kicks of Castanets
By MICHAEL BRODEUR  |  November 18, 2008