We all remember 2010. The heat, the dryness, the SWEATING. Day after day the temperatures swelled above 100 degrees.
If you ask anyone in Lawton, a common answer you would get would be that the town’s roads are not in the best condition. With the recent rain, not only are our lakes, creeks and rivers flooding but it has also caused the formation of another menace that we seem to have overlooked, the pothole. [...]
The classics of this genre featured danger and destruction on a scale a guy could wrap his head around; a hijacked airplane, a skyscraper on fire, a capsized ocean liner filling with water. But when you live by spectacle, you die by it too. And so the disasters got bigger and bigger, one movie trying to top the next, until it became an arms race of planetary devastation. One movie blows up the White House, the next one washes it away in a tidal wave. Where do you go from there? An exploding tidal wave? At this point, if your disaster movie isn’t eradicating a large portion of the globe, don’t even waste your time.