A jolt. Then shuddering. Then, more ominously, swaying. The frightened passengers aboard the New York Express traveling high on a truss bridge over Big Sister Creek clutched their belongings and looked at each other in terror. What terrible thing was going on?
Black, putrid potatoes. Starvation and despair. 1.1 million Irish men, women, and children, dead.
“Wow. That’s not good.” – The last words Jack Russell, Great White’s front man, spoke to concertgoers before The Station went up in flames.
It’s been a great year for books — Thad Hartman and Lissa Staley host a (31:38) discussion with Julie about disaster books and a (34:53) discussion with Brian about the disaster movie genre. What are your favorite disaster stories? Share your recommendations with us!