It's always interesting to me to see the different ways pop culture products reflect their times. Two shows now share the same premise: What would happen to the earth if one day we were all gone? It's a strange and dark form of entertainment.
If you're looking for unique things to do in Los Angeles this week, you might want to check out the Public Art Light Installation by ArtLumiere that will be shown on the facade of the Beverly Wilshire Hotel.
When looked at from below, rather than from the "great man" perspective, history shows that whenever change has happened, it has been through protest, dissent, and defiance from ordinary people who are struggling.