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How to Live Your Best Life Before and After Nuclear Armageddon

Only one man can clear up your skin, give you peace of mind, and provide world-class shelter in the face of a world-ending blast.


How to Build a Fallout Shelter Using Nothing but IKEA Furniture

"Obviously, real wood would be better. But that's better than nothing," an expert in disaster preparedness told me.


I'm Short, Not Stupid Presents: 'Xemoland'

Animator Daniel Katz turned his older-brother problems into a beautifully rendered autobiographical tale of trauma for his 2011 short, Xemoland. Daniel paints a portrait of a young boy who just wants to be as cool as his older brother, but whose...


An Anti-War Sculpture Is the Latest Battleground in LA's Gentrification War

The Santa Monica City Council is attempting to remove an anti-war sculpture on public property, ostensibly to make way for lucrative redevelopment. The fight over the sculpture is a microcosm of LA's greatest issue in the 21st century: how to gentrify...