The picture of empty grocery shelves as people stock up for food as a snowstorm hits the East Coast renews a discussion on an old question in this country, where we live pretty comfortable lives.
How long would we last if there were actually real disruption and chaos?
About the blogger
Bob Collins was with Minnesota Public Radio from 1992-2019. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started several blogs, and every day lamented that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.