Doomsday Preppers

Today I have a look at the nominations for Best Actor in a Comedy Series:

Outstanding Lead Actor In A Comedy Series

Jim Parsons (The Big Bang Theory) (TV2)

Ricky Gervais (Derek) (Doesn’t screen in NZ yet, that I am aware at least)

Matt LeBlanc (Episodes) (SOHO)

Don Cheadle (House of Lies) (Four)

Louis C.K. (Louie) (Comedy Central)

William H. Macy (Shameless) (TV2)

Continue reading »

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC – Thursday 20 December, 9.30pm

If society crumbles, how do you keep your family safe? Inventor John Adrian is turning his idyllic estate into a technological fortress, complete with shatterproof windows and a military-grade gate.

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC – Wednesday 19 December, 8.30pm

How do you eat during the end of the world? A former Air Force member is cultivating alternative food sources like earthworms and a Jewish politician is stocking up on kosher foods.

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC – Tuesday 18 December, 8.30pm

If the world was in ruins, would you thrive – or not even survive? Former law-enforcement officer Jay Blevins is preparing for a global crisis in creative ways, including making his own pepper spray.

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC – Monday 17 December, 8.30pm

You’re never too young to prepare for the end of the world! Teenager Jason Beacham fears an economic meltdown and has been stocking up on weapons and food since he was 11 years old.

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC – Sunday December 16 at 9.30pm

Are you prepared for the end of the world? Meet the tornado-fearing farmers building an underground Noah’s Ark for their animals and a family man preparing for a nuclear-powered terrorist attack.