Tech billionaires and other super-rich Americans are reportedly investing in "apocalypse insurance" in the highly unlikely event of a crack up of *civilization, whether it be from a major natural disaster or governmental collapse.
The New Yorker interviewed several of these influential tech leaders who've stocked up on guns and ammuntion, purchased property in isolated locations and have even gone so far as to have laser eye surgery in case they can no longer purchase contact lenses.
I keep a helicopter gassed up all the time, one head of an investment firm told the magazine. And I have an underground bunker with an air-filtration system. He went on, A lot of my friends do the guns and the motorcycles and the gold coins. Thats not too rare anymore.
Due to recent cut backs the light at the end of the tunnel has been turned off.