Archive for date: May 29, 2004

The Day After Tomorrow

May 29, 2004 | Movie Review | By: Mark VandeWettering

Well, this weekend’s movie extravaganza was The Day After Tomorrow, a classic global catastrophe film. Dennis Quaid stars as a paleoclimatologist who is the first to recognize that global warming can cause (and in the short span of the movie actually does cause) a global ice age. I could tell you that the science of […]

Chernobyl Chopper Chick is a fraud…

May 29, 2004 | General | By: Mark VandeWettering

Apparently the tale of Elena, the young lady who did a photolog of her trip through the quarantine zone which surrounds Chernobyl is a fraud. Her photos are apparently real, but were taken during an ordinary tour arranged through a Kyiv travel agency. Motorcycles are banned in the zone. What a pity. Some urban legends […]