bast himself spent roughly $350,000 preparing for the end, but it does not have to be so expensive.
“2012 is a great excuse to prepare for the worst,” bast says.
bast says that what we see as the end begins will depend on what form the end takes.
"inner bark of the linden tree," Old English bæst, a general Germanic word (cf. Old Norse, Old Saxon, Middle Dutch, Old High German, German bast), of uncertain origin.