There are approximately nine months left of the current cycle of the Mayan calendar before it ends and — if you are a believer — before the world ends as well.
Hurtwitt considers herself young and hip, so she is trying to mix her desire to be prepared with her desire to be fashionable. She has been looking for weapons that can be easily concealed even when she’s wearing slinky tops and high heels.
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National Geographic has this show called Doomsday Preppers. Here is a clip:
She is panicking and wasting a lot time on this as well as killing her psyche believing that this stuff will come to pass. Or, maybe she finds it comforting that she feels prepared for a catastrophe. I can’t buy into the premise that the country will collapse in a matter of days and that this crisis is imminent. But, if that’s what you want to do with your life, so be it.
The scary part is, the part where she says how many bullets she has. Life is not a video game where you collect ammo for battle. This is not a way to live.