Is teaching people to survive and maintain a certain quality of life in a post-apolyptic environment what our world has come to? The Colony, an American reality show, is now in its second season and airs tomorrow night. Set in Chalmette, Louisiana, the team of ten American citizens, ranging from a marine biologist, to a doctor, to a personal self defense instructor, and I´m sure a gold digger thrown in for fun; and all are equipped with various knowledge ranging from CPR and medical assistance, to building heat insulated shelters, solar panels, and fixing, making, and hacking electronic devices, along with I´m sure finding some uses for all that unwanted gold which will be left over from the wolrd ending and all that jazz. It all makes for what I´m sure is fascinating television. But one has to wonder, is this really the situation we see ourselves in?
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