The books heroines rattle through a list of small changes they can make to stop the planet from being destroyed. Meanwhile, corporate interests are duking it out with planet-munching aliens for who gets to destroy the Earth first. Its tongue-in-cheek, yes, but her message rings true: (1) Were not doing much outside our comfort zone, and (2) were getting stuck with the bill that the powers-that-be have rung up. Today at 3 p.m., McMillan will elaborate on As the World Burns, talk politics, and host a nifty slideshow at Tates Comics (4566 N. University Dr., Lauderhill). Its free to attend, and you just might learn something. Call 954-748-0181.
Sun., May 4, 3 p.m., 2008