|The Rocky Flats Plant, Arvada, Colorado|
|Chinook winds blow the plutonium-laden dust far and wide.|
|Plutonium plume from the 1957 fire at Rocky Flats|
Full Body Burden could have been a typical non-fiction, blow-by-blow account of an environmental and public health tragedy, but Kristen Iversen makes it more powerful and poignant by weaving it with the story of herself and her family coming out of years of denial – denial that weaves together the personal and the political.
The Doors. The Cosmic Movie.
Well we're all in the cosmic movie - you know that
means the day you die you got to watch
your whole life recurring eternally forever,
so you better have some good incidents
happening there... and a fitting climax.
I tell you this, I don't know what's
gonna happen man, but I'm wanna have
my kicks before the whole shit house
goes up in flames.