Serious Disaster Preparedness

Tech columnist Glenn Harlan Reynolds suggests that re-enactors, including SCA members, have an interest in older technology.

Having read a new novel, in which members of the SCA and other "back-to-the-land hippie movements" are able to survive after "every piece of technology more sophisticated than a waterwheel or a crossbow basically quits working," a columnist suggests that, "as we move up the technological curve, interest in old stuff is growing."