A Christian numerologist, promoted by Fox News, says the end of the world is Saturday, sometime.
The Doomsday Clock of The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists says it's 2 minutes and 15 seconds to their version of the end: midnight.
Either way, in the time you have left, you could do worse than reading some good books, or talking about books about the end of the world with fellows in the "we who are about to die salute you" club of book savants.
So join us- if circumstances permit- live, Saturday, at 2.30 pm EDT for Rare Book Cafe's Doom Show: a look at authors' dress rehearsals for the End of The World As We Know It. We'll be on the Cafe Facebook page, unless....