Doomsday: Sooner rather than later?

Sudden Future Singularities (SFS) have been a lively area in cosmology the last few years, hitting the mainstream media as “the Big Rip”, which even featured in a story by Stephen Baxter. Now it seems a pressure-driven SFS might occur in a mere 8.7 million years…

…Fermi Paradox answer? The ETIs are gathering at the Great Attractor to build a gigantic escape hatch via a naked singularity?