alex hoban

    • 1.25.13

      I Dare North Korea to Nuke America

      It's never nice when underage dictators point their nuclear arsenal at you willy-nilly, but try not to panic too much. I don't think North Korea is going to blow up America just yet, or that deep down Kim Jong Un even wants to.

    • 11.8.12

      Pompeii in the Caribbean

      The Montserrat volcano lay dormant for centuries, but finally exploded in 1995, decimating the island. Subsequent eruptions have left two-thirds of the country uninhabitable.

    • 9.15.11

      Leninist Christmas Utopia Theme Parks Aren't Built in a Day

      What you're looking at is not just a collection of weird little communist cars, dilapidated slaughterhouses, and idly grazing livestock. It is actually the site upon which will one day stand Europe's No. 1 Leninist Christmas Utopia.