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#51 barasits

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Posted 19 December 2012 - 05:01 PM

No, they were following the Apple model of calendar design - built in obsolescence. Do you have any idea how much profit they planned to make this year selling new big, round, stone-carved calendars? :money:

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If you're right, we should see people lining up in front of the temple at Tikal on Thursday to get a copy of iLongCount 14.0.0.0.0

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 11:23 AM

It all starts with Yellowstone blowing its top then California falls into the pacific....I am looking for a Russian with a really big jet. :tonofbricks: :flame:


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Posted 20 December 2012 - 11:25 AM

If the end of the world comes, can I have your house?

#54 PhilCo126

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 12:07 PM

Well, 21st December is well underway... :fingerscrossed: :pulpdnc:

#55 Rick Woods

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 12:34 PM

Not here, it isn't.
But it will be tomorrow - good luck, everyone; see you on the other side!

#56 Dave Mitsky

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 02:39 PM

The end won't happen until either sunrise or sunset at the longitude of the Mayan calendar makers apparently and maybe not until those times on Sunday or Monday.

Another hiccup for Mayan doomsday believers: Although many scholars agree that Dec. 21 is the proper date on our calendar matching the end of the 13th b'ak'tun, there is some uncertainty over this, because some Mayan calendar units may have clicked over at sunset and others at sunrise. Some researchers have suggested that Dec. 23 or 24 may be a more accurate fit, Witschey said. Either way, however, the Maya would not have been running for their doomsday bunkers.

http://www.kmov.com/...-184294431.html

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 03:11 PM

Maybe it'll end on the 21st, and again on the 23rd for those who missed it the first time.

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Posted 20 December 2012 - 07:29 PM

I just came across this video and got a few chuckles out of watching it.

http://www.youtube.c...h?v=KjKUqQ2uSzg

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Posted 21 December 2012 - 01:17 AM

I just came across this video and got a few chuckles out of watching it.

http://www.youtube.c...h?v=KjKUqQ2uSzg

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YAY! Let's all head down to Tikal, or somewhere, and have a few hundred celebratory human sacrifices! Just like we did on Y2K!

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Posted 21 December 2012 - 05:04 AM

Human sacrifice too much? Let's build a henge, paint ourselves blue and run around screaming?

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Posted 21 December 2012 - 07:45 AM

Human sacrifice too much? Let's build a henge, paint ourselves blue and run around screaming?

Sounds like a normal day around here. Customer deadlines. The End of the World has nothing on that...

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Posted 21 December 2012 - 12:57 PM

Happy 13th B'ak'tun everybody!

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Posted 21 December 2012 - 04:39 PM

Link Worst Apocalypse Ever!!! :confused: :grin:

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Posted 21 December 2012 - 07:45 PM

No action so far...
I hope something happens soon, I have other things to do. I've got reservations at Milliway's.

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Posted 21 December 2012 - 09:19 PM

This is the first end of the world in recent memory that happens on a weekend. It should have been a good one!

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Posted 21 December 2012 - 10:46 PM

Almost over.

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Posted 22 December 2012 - 11:26 AM

OK, last call for EOW jokes.

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Posted 22 December 2012 - 05:58 PM

I talked to a guy that was absolutley convinced the end of the world was on 12/21/12. I met him in a store where he bought lotto tickets for friday drawing....

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#69 Scott Horstman

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Posted 22 December 2012 - 06:59 PM

The doom sayers will keep predicting the end of the world. Seems to be at least a few times a year.

The thing is...They only have to be right once. :bigshock:






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