The Mayan end of the world is the last thing on Jay Blevins' mind, but if it happens, he and his family are more than ready for it.
Canned food including preserves from fruit grown on the Blevins's property is seen in a pantry December 5, 2012 in Berryville, Virginia. Jay Blevins and his wife Holly Blevins have been preparing with a group of others for a possible doomsday scenario where the group will have to be self sufficient due to catastrophe or civil unrest. ©AFP PHOTO/Brendan SMIALOWSKI
In the basement of their comfortable home in this small town in the Shenandoah Valley, an hour's drive from Washington, there's a walk-in pantry packed with canned and preserved foods as well as medical supplies.
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