Apocalypse 2012 Watch

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Why is everyone making such a big fuss about this?
just because some ancient Mayan calender runs out of digits the universe will just suddenly cease to exist. Maybe im just looking basically at this but that seems stupidly absurd. my friend is convinced it will happen and her parents have given her loads of money to travel the world before "the end".
They even made a film out of it- why are people being this stupid!!!!
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Anything to stop the Olympics in London eh? I tell you...
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Anything to stop the Olympics in London eh? I tell you...

Nah we'll still have the Olympics. The Mayans were nice enough to move it to December of that year.


High Five!
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I don't buy it, I reckon come 2013 everyone will select a new date to get worked up about.
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i don't buy it either. it's similar to the 'all the electronic equipment will cease to work in the year 2000' hype.
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ttp://www.cracked.com/article_17445_6-best-2012-apocalypse-
theories-are-all-********.html

but I think the last word is cencored. so:

http://tinyurl.com/nyc4tt
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They predict we'll enter a new age. That doesn't necessarily mean the end.
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I can't wait. :shifty:

edit: Your friend's parents gave them money to TRAVEL THE WORLD before "The End" :zomg: That is a bit ridiculous..
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There is some vague backing for it (i.e. position of the earth moving through our galaxy, solar activity etc.) which could suggest the potential for a massive coronal mass ejection which would be very very bad for us on earth if it were to hit us.
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There was a thread on this a couple of onths ago. Search it

I think this whole end of the world thig is quite funny :P
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beacuse it also coinicdes with a bliblical translation.
that is...of the four horsemen who bring the end to mankind.
each brings a seperate disaster..on their own not enough to destory mankind but together too much.

first is economic ruin...aka the recession
second is diease.......possibly swine flu...another may yet materialise
third is war..............north korea and iran anyone? start of ww3
fourth is famine..........result of the above three.

here is something for you to think about if you think the bible is nonsense..

jesus chirst rose on the third day
his rosen body was discovered by three apostles..
peter denied jesus three times
there were three wise men
there were three crosses on calvary
jesus was nailed to three points of the cross
earth is the third planet from the son.
jesus said it takes three people to make a church
there were three secrets of fatima each given to three shepherd children
three is the number of our lord
there are three great pyramids.
there are three monothesic religions aka judaism christanity and islam
all believing in the one true god

he will return in the third millenium, as the book of revelation states.
the thirty third year of the third millenium 2033..

2012 is the beginning of the end. 2033 is when judgement will come
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(Original post by over 9000!)
first is economic ruin...aka the recession -
second is diease.......possibly swine flu...another may yet materialise
third is war..............north korea and iran anyone? start of ww3
fourth is famine..........result of the above three.

2012 is the beginning of the end. 2033 is when judgement will come
We will recover from the recession...its an economic correction.

Flu occurs each year and many die.

Threat of war has always been present.

Famine has existed for thousands of years.

When the world doesn't end in 2033 what you going to do next? Say it will end in 3333.......
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(Original post by over 9000!)
beacuse it also coinicdes with a bliblical translation.
that is...of the four horsemen who bring the end to mankind.
each brings a seperate disaster..on their own not enough to destory mankind but together too much.

first is economic ruin...aka the recession
second is diease.......possibly swine flu...another may yet materialise
third is war..............north korea and iran anyone? start of ww3
fourth is famine..........result of the above three.
Yeah so you've just characterised pretty much every war there's ever been... next.
here is something for you to think about if you think the bible is nonsense..

jesus chirst rose on the third day
his rosen body was discovered by three apostles..
peter denied jesus three times
there were three wise men
there were three crosses on calvary
jesus was nailed to three points of the cross
earth is the third planet from the son.
jesus said it takes three people to make a church
there were three secrets of fatima each given to three shepherd children
three is the number of our lord
there are three great pyramids.
there are three monothesic religions aka judaism christanity and islam
all believing in the one true god

he will return in the third millenium, as the book of revelation states.
the thirty third year of the third millenium 2033..

2012 is the beginning of the end. 2033 is when judgement will come
What... so coincidence is going to kill us ? If you're looking for a pattern hard enough, you'll find it. I could just as easily say loads of random **** relating to the number 69 and you'd probably lap that up like a gullible tit. And what of all the other end of the world predictions that have been made ? After all the others turned out to be a big waste of time i'm starting to get bored.
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Ive seen much better evidence than that, I would barely even call that evidence.

Remember this is the MAYANS we are talking about, I hugely doubt they were christian.

All "end of world" theories have one thing in common, and that is:

(drum roll please)

They have never happened.

This one, really, has no more significant evidence than the last really, you could think of anything and make it believable.

Oh and can I point out that the phenomenon of the planets alignment, happens every 25,000 years, 6 of those times, humans have been on the planet.

Now I am a christian, but I do not believe that we should take everything from the bible litterally, and since the bible was not written by God, it wasn't even written by Jesus, how can you be assured of its reliability? No that was not an irreligous statement, think about it.

The only reason everyone is getting worked up about it is because the date is so close.

I would be much more worried about things like oil running out and stuff, as soon as that happens we are practically thrown back into the middle ages. Our World basically runs on cheap crude oil! (and it is quite cheap actually, one litre of oil can cost less than a litre of bottled water!)

Also I think 2036 is a much better date to believe the world will "end", much more than 2012, but I still dont believe in it.

But what IS the point? Why does the world have to go now? Its not as bad as it could have been.

Oh and one more thing, the meaning of life is 42. It means just as much as your numbers do.

I've studied this about 2012 for years, and I've drawn the conclusion that most of the theory was made purely to make money. May I also mention, the MAYAs never said anything bad would happen on that date, their calender just goes back to 0.00.000.0.00.0 or whatever.

Btw, I havent shown any of my good knowledge on this subject right here, because I seriously cant be bothered to write it and yes I know I have a poor arguement.
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I think that in 2012 Nibiru will pass by if not colliding with Earth, even if it went by the polar shift caused by it would wipe out more than 3/4 of the population. Search "how to find planet X" on YouTube and you'll see the planet
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Nibiru will definately not hit earth.

By the way, Planet X does NOT exist. Proven fact.
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Remember the Large Hadron Collider?

Yeah.
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God guys this is so 2008:

http://www.thestudentroom.co.uk/show...8#post13411008
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OMG! September 11th (I think) We're all gonna die!

yeah.... just proves how stupid the human race really is.
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This is just y2k all over again tbh.
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