History Quotes / ApocalypseHow

16th Nov '17 6:18:10 AM AnotherEpicFail
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->I saw a guard, as alone as all the others. What’s happened? I asked him. [[HeroicBSOD He was confused, shaking his head]]. He would not look at me. Something’s happened, he said. Something... there was a collapse... nothing works properly... there’s been a... a breakdown...
->He was being very inexact. That wasn’t his fault. [[RealityIsOutToLunch It was a very inexact apocalypse]].
->Between the time I had closed my eyes on the train and the time I had opened them again, some organizing principle had failed. I’ve always imagined the occurrence in very literal terms. I have always envisaged a vast, impossible building, a spiritual power station with an unstable core shitting out the world’s energy and connectivity. I’ve always envisaged the cogs and wheels of that unthinkable machinery overheating, some critical mass being reached... the mechanisms faltering and seizing up as the core explodes soundlessly and spews its poisonous fuel across the city and beyond.
->In [[NoOSHACompliance Bhopal]], Union Carbide vomited up a torturing, killing bile. In [[UsefulNotes/{{Chernobyl}} Chernobyl]], the fallout was a more insidious cellular terrorism.
->And now Kilburn erupts with vague entropy.
-->--''[[Creator/ChinaMieville Looking For Jake]]''
9th Nov '17 10:48:45 AM lillolillo
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-->-- '''Mr. Mxyzptlk''', ''ComicBook/SupergirlCosmicAdventuresInTheEightGrade''

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-->-- '''Mr. Mxyzptlk''', ''ComicBook/SupergirlCosmicAdventuresInTheEightGrade''
''ComicBook/SupergirlCosmicAdventuresInThe8thGrade''
12th Oct '17 8:39:51 AM AnotherEpicFail
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->During the first million years of its existence, mankind survived five apocalypses without succumbing to extinction. It endured the Apocalypse of Steel, the Apocalypse of Hydrogen, the Apocalypse of Serotonin, both Apocalypses of Water, the second of which occurred despite certain contracts to the contrary. Mankind also survived the Apocalypse of Grease, which wasn't a true apocalypse, although it wiped out nearly half of humanity by clogging the gears that ran the densely packed [[UnderwaterCity underwater cities]] of Lor, [[NoodleIncident but that's a tale for another time]].
-->--''How The World Became Quiet,'' by Rachel Swirsky
30th Aug '17 10:12:49 AM Siempie
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20th Aug '17 8:55:38 AM Siempie
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->''The end of the world... Those death metal album covers got it [[ApocalypseWow shockingly right]]!''
-->-- '''Wendy''', ''WesternAnimation/GravityFalls''
29th Dec '16 2:51:18 PM ErebusElysium
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->[[Comicbook/{{Supergirl}} You]] and your twin primed the machine, but this little baby still needs a lot of fuel. So it's breaking down your dimension. Soon, your reality will collapse into a one-dimensional point in time and space.

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->[[Comicbook/{{Supergirl}} ->"[[Comicbook/{{Supergirl}} You]] and your twin primed the machine, but this little baby still needs a lot of fuel. So it's breaking down your dimension. Soon, your reality will collapse into a one-dimensional point in time and space."


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-> "''Shakespeare could never conceived of an apocalypse, at least, not in the way we can conceive it, with environmental or nuclear disaster a very frighteningly plausible reality. But Lear comes close.''"
-->-- '''[[WebVideo/BrowsHeldHigh Kyle Kallgren]]''', ''[[https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CwRg3x2mAAM Ran: The Shakespearean Apocalypse – Summer of Shakespeare Fan Pick #4]]''
28th Dec '16 1:22:01 AM Tron80
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->[[Comicbook/{{Supergirl}} You]] and your twin primed the machine, but this little baby still needs a lot of fuel. So it's breaking down your dimension. Soon, your reality will collapse into a one-dimensional point in time and space.
-->-- '''Mr. Mxyzptlk''', ''ComicBook/SupergirlCosmicAdventuresInTheEightGrade''
21st May '16 10:52:13 PM erforce
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-->--''Literature/ACanticleForLeibowitz''

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-->--''Literature/ACanticleForLeibowitz''
-->-- ''Literature/ACanticleForLeibowitz''



'''Winston Zeddmore''': The dead rising from the grave!\\

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'''Winston Zeddmore''': Zeddemore''': The dead rising from the grave!\\



-->-- ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}''

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-->-- ''Film/{{Ghostbusters}}''
''Film/{{Ghostbusters 1984}}''
2nd Feb '16 8:45:56 AM superkeijikun
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->''[[PlagueOfAlienLocusts EATERS]] have destroyed the entire ecosystem of the planet, which now is in ruins. Now the EATERS will roam the universe in search of victims, repeating their pattern of destruction on each planet they find. Eventually, they'll undoubtedly reach the Earth. [[NiceJobBreakingItHero And you'll have to live with the knowledge that what lead them there was...]][[VillainProtagonist you]].

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->''[[PlagueOfAlienLocusts ->''[[HordeOfAlienLocusts EATERS]] have destroyed the entire ecosystem of the planet, which now is in ruins. Now the EATERS will roam the universe in search of victims, repeating their pattern of destruction on each planet they find. Eventually, they'll undoubtedly reach the Earth. [[NiceJobBreakingItHero And you'll have to live with the knowledge that what lead them there was...]][[VillainProtagonist you]].
2nd Feb '16 8:45:28 AM superkeijikun
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->''[[PlagueOfAlienLocusts EATERS]] have destroyed the entire ecosystem of the planet, which now is in ruins. Now the EATERS will roam the universe in search of victims, repeating their pattern of destruction on each planet they find. Eventually, they'll undoubtedly reach the Earth. [[NiceJobBreakingItHero And you'll have to live with the knowledge that what lead them there was...]][[VillainProtagonist you]].
-->--''VideoGame/ChimeraBeast'', "Bad Ending"
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