Ground Zero of our Nuclear Nerd’s Origin Story, Chapter #00, the Beginning of the End, takes us from the streets of Colorado Springs, to deep inside Cheyenne Mountain, home to the North American Aerospace Defense Command and the world’s most dangerous “launch” button. Here, on a cold December night in late 2021, we discover all the juicy (and cheesy) details of the events leading up to the Accidental Apocalypse. Suffice it to say, things do not turn out well for humanity. And if you’re looking for someone to blame (and let’s face it, we all should be) that someone goes by the name of Airman Norman F. Polaski, aka @airmannorm on Twitter. Now, without further adieu, we invite you to pour yourself a hot nukachino and read on.