ComPost: Apocalypse


Posted at 09:47 AM ET, 10/15/2013

From the debt ceiling and the shutdown to Superman and Pacific Rim, our apocalypse problem

I feel fine.

By Alexandra Petri  |  09:47 AM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  apocalypse, debt ceiling

Posted at 01:20 PM ET, 12/24/2012

Apocalypse Later: So when will the world end now?

Other occasions the world might end.

By Alexandra Petri  |  01:20 PM ET, 12/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:46 PM ET, 12/10/2012

12 things to do before the Mayan Apocalypse

Especially the last one.

By Alexandra Petri  |  05:46 PM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  apocalypse, mayan apocalypse

Posted at 08:43 PM ET, 10/19/2011

Harold Camping’s Snooze Button Apocalypse

Prepare ye!

By Alexandra Petri  |  08:43 PM ET, 10/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apocalypse, Harold Camping

Posted at 05:42 PM ET, 09/21/2011

Rick Perry’s ‘President Zero’ apocalypse ad

It’s the “2012” movie trailer, but more alarmist.

By Alexandra Petri  |  05:42 PM ET, 09/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  apocalypse, Rick Perry, GOP 2012, Barack Obama

Posted at 04:00 PM ET, 07/29/2011

Apocalypse politics — Obama, the debt ceiling, and the hourglass

Is there a snooze button for this thing?

By Alexandra Petri  |  04:00 PM ET, 07/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apocalypse, debt ceiling

Posted at 07:59 PM ET, 05/23/2011

Possible excuses for Harold Camping’s failed doomsday

Oops, the world didn’t end!

By Alexandra Petri  |  07:59 PM ET, 05/23/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Harold Camping, Oprah, apocalypse

Posted at 02:15 PM ET, 05/20/2011

Eurovision vs. the May 21 Harold Camping apocalypse

Talk about curtain-raisers.

By Alexandra Petri  |  02:15 PM ET, 05/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Apocalypse, Eurovision, May 21

Posted at 09:33 PM ET, 04/19/2011

Another air traffic controller failure? Time for Skynet to take over!

Bring on the robots.

By Alexandra Petri  |  09:33 PM ET, 04/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  robots, apocalypse, glad the First Lady and everyone on board is okay!

Posted at 05:50 PM ET, 03/24/2011

Stop it, Oxford English Dictionary. OMG? LOL? Heart? No!

You’re not fourteen.

By Alexandra Petri  |  05:50 PM ET, 03/24/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  kids these days, words, the Internet, argh, apocalypse