I don't think he's saying it would be the end of the world, it just would cripple society severly.
On that note, I'm closing this topic, it just got out of hand. We had some great times and all, so I'll just post the rules for the person that will decide that this thread ever needs a revival. We'll all await that day.
The Reverse Thread Introduction
Welcome to the Reverse Thread. In this thread, time flows backwards. I don't know why, blame the TARDIS exploding. This means that this thread should be read from bottom to top. Every comment in this thread is a reaction to the one below it. Enjoy
The Reverse Thread Rules
Every comment you make, should serve as the predecesor to the last one.
Don't edit comments made after there's has been a reaction.