« The Center for Media and Destiny's art exhibit and "end of the world" panels featured in Philly Weekly, December 19, 2012 | Main | Barry Vacker explores the "the apocalypse" on WYPR-Baltimore, December 6, 2012 »

Barry Vacker Quoted in Fox News story on the 2012 apocalypse hysteria, December 13, 2012

Barry Vacker was quoted in a Fox News story about staying "calm" amidst the 2012 apocalyptic hysteria in America and elsewhere in the world. 

“Our media and movie cultures are filled with apocalyptic scenarios,” Barry Vacker, an associate professor of media studies and production at Temple University in Philadelphia, told FoxNews.com. “Amid the parade of catastrophes, humans still hope for some possibility of doing it all over again and correcting their mistakes.”

“We yearn for a new beginning, and a better tomorrow, even if the immediate future seems depressing to so many people.”

Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/science/2012/12/11/with-mere-days-to-doomsday-scientists-call-for-calm/#ixzz2EvnSNEAT

References (3)

References allow you to track sources for this article, as well as articles that were written in response to this article.
  • Response
    Response: myshopify
  • Response
    Response: Assignment help
    To start with cource of activity would be to expel myself from any kind of urban environment, since i would risk getting to be included in some kind of domain war-little gatherings of guerilla fighting - ensuregn et - after that, i advance toward disconnect region - Longitude
  • Response

Reader Comments

There are no comments for this journal entry. To create a new comment, use the form below.

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.

My response is on my own website »
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>