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    I'm not really concerned, but it's interesting reading.
    Proverbs 27:12 says: “The prudent see danger and take refuge, but the simple keep going and suffer for it.”

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    I'd be a lot more concerned with the breaking of the eastern sky than the world ending in 2012.
    2 Chronicles 7:14 If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.

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    I don't put any stock in a dead civilizations' prediction of the end of the world in December 2012. The Mayans couldn't foresee the demise of their empire at the hands of the Conquistadors. Based on that, I would call their prediction on this matter suspect. Only I Am knows when this will happen.

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    Haven't you guys seen the movie trailer? We're going to be wiped out with a gigantic wave, fireballs, and earthquakes. A gun won't help you in that situation, but a big bowl of popcorn will!

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    Not that I think anything will happen in 2012
    but just because the Mayans didnt see
    their own end doesnt mean they couldnt
    be right. Lincoln had dreams that he would be killed
    just days before he was shot but didnt stop it or see it coming.
    Most civilizations dont see the end coming regardless of any of their
    past great accomplishments.

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    Years ago....Bla bla BLa bla bla there now do I sound smart see the caps in the middle.

    The Mayans got tired of carving stone at 2012 that is the end of the story.

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    Hey! I made it thru Ninja Turtles The Movie, I think I can make it thru this MOVIE.

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    When I taught high school a large Los Angeles radio station hyped a Nostradamus prediction as saying the Big One earthquake would happen at 10:30 AM on a particular Wednesday. In class, we were of course talking about it (I was trying to interject a little sanity) when the clock reached the predicted time. I had my hand down at my side and was standing next to one of those large school tables (3' x 8' or so): I grabbed it and started shaking it violently, and got a horrified look on my face and shouted something like "Oh, NO! The BIG ONE!"... before nearly collapsing in hilarity at their reaction (some actually believed me for a moment - and made their displeasure known). Hopefully in the future they'll evaluate a bit more carefully those comments made by radio personalities - and by teachers.

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    Plans are dropping off the radar and out of society before 2012 and living on top of a mountain. All we'll need to worry about is defending what little we'll have and ourselves. Let the big cities draw the mayhem they will. We won't know anything until we see some smoke on the horizon.

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    Nothing is going to happen in 2012. Idiots have been saying the world will end/the sky will fall, every year since time immemorial. And yes, I know some people will read this post and think to themselves: "What if that IS the year?---this cynic will get his." No. It's not. Just have some reasonable backup plans for anytime and you won't have to worry or fret over a some random date of alleged doom.
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    This is more troubling than I first thought. I just looked at my calendar and IT ends December 31, 2009.

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    Quote Originally Posted by SelfDefense View Post
    This is more troubling than I first thought. I just looked at my calendar and IT ends December 31, 2009.
    Oh no, I just checked, and so does mine, what will we do!!!

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    Mayan calander

    Quote Originally Posted by J Bowen View Post
    end of the world or end of technology
    some believe the planets aligning in 2012 will
    cause a global epidemic. The Mayan calender ends
    in 2012 some believe it is because after that there is
    no earth. The Mayans were experts on keeping time and
    the predictions of astrological occurences too
    Everyone over exaggerates the Mayan calender. They quit at 2012 because they knew everything would be digital by then, and making calendars would be much easier with electric technology than with hammers and chisels.
    Trust in God and keep your powder dry

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    Hollywood makes a big deal out of a belief system of an ancient culture that had many flaws to begin with. And of course there will be people to cash in on it. Several of my friends have gone celibate, given up even going to the bar and having a drink or going to dance at a club on Saturday night, because their cult has stated they need to forsake their pleasures to be saved on the day of judgment.

    I am sorry but I don't believe the world will end in 2012 and moreover I don't believe in giving up everything to be saved on that day.
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