ABC News: Luis Perez watches waves crash against a jetty in Galveston, Texas. Edited by the Collected Mutineer.

Today, I’d like to deviate a little from pop culture. Hurricane Harvey (now downgraded to Tropical Storm Harvey) has caused devastation across coastal Texas. Rain and flooding are expected to continue. This is a serious, life-threatening situation and fatalities have already been reported from cities like Houston and Rockport. If you are capable and willing to help those who find themselves in need during this natural catastrophe, please keep reading.