..it is news after all...

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  1. transformervic1

    transformervic1 HI!

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    So I happened to find this article: Maya archaeologists unearth new 2012 monument

    For those of you who obviously don't know the mayans, they never predicted "you know what" (as proven above). The calender itself doesn't end this year, just one of it's cycles. The cycle we're currently in is called the 13th Baktun, a cycle of thousands of years. It just so happens to end in december, and as you know, crazy doomtards and conspiracy nuts have grasped this and squeezed the living hell out of it putting fear and anxiety in the hearts of the trembling believers. In fact, the mayans saw this cycle stop as a political celebration for their time. Unfortunately, they had a few issues of their own and the declined. But as you see, this has nothing to do with us, or the rest of the world for that matter.

    Pretty interesting :)  I understand why we're finding so much about the mayans this year, because ya know, with it being 2012 and all. But it seems like the more about the mayans' relation with this year we find out, the more of a Hoax this "doomsday" is.

    NOTE: I didn't make this for any debate, just wanted to post as an interesting read like all the others out there. it is news after all..
     
  2. WTDylio

    WTDylio Where is Jessica Hyde?

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    OMFG I love you, I say this to everyone who talks about "you know what" and they never. fucking. believe me.

    Right, brb i'm posting this on all of their fb pages :lol 
     
  3. Aernaroth

    Aernaroth <b><font color=blue>I voted for Super_Megatron and Veteran

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  4. Sideways77

    Sideways77 oh shoogah

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    Good. Now those idiots can stop thinking the worlds ending.

    Oh, I can see it now.

    "noa!1! Tehy liying 2 us!1! Wrlds endin mahn!1!"
     
  5. Chaplain

    Chaplain Well-Known Member

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    noa!1! Tehy liying 2 us!1! Wrlds endin mahtn!1!they're faekes.
     
  6. PrimusVsUnicron

    PrimusVsUnicron Well-Known Member

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    you guys do know that the mods might lock this
     
  7. TFW10

    TFW10 Well-Known Member

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    Its a great find for everyone.
     
  8. MetalRyde

    MetalRyde is an a-hole with a heart.

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    for what reason, exactly?

    i so glad this news has gone out. now i can celebrate dec 21st as my bday in peace. with whiskey and metal. \m/
     
  9. Eric

    Eric Per sempre marciamo.

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    Boy, a lot of idiots who purchased doomsday shelters are going to be really red in the face when nothing happens on December 21st.
     
  10. Spiderus Prime

    Spiderus Prime TFW Spongebob since 2007

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    I knew it.
     
  11. Autovolt 127

    Autovolt 127 Get In The Titan, Prime!

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    Hey you can atleast still use the shelters as a spare guest room. :p 
     
  12. Aernaroth

    Aernaroth <b><font color=blue>I voted for Super_Megatron and Veteran

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    http://www.dartmouth.edu/~nyhan/nyhan-reifler.pdf

    Being confronted with evidence to the contrary can actually lead some people to believe MORE strongly in their original opinions.
     
  13. Titanic X

    Titanic X Believe in the future!

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    Finally! Some people are starting to get it! Frankly, this disproves that theory of you know what, and coupled with NASA debunking a lot of those so-called world ending natural events, this means that those fools who believe this garbage are proven wrong! :p 
     
  14. FanimusMaximus

    FanimusMaximus Kuphead

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    Yeah, already knew that it cycles.
    Still, good to see that this news finally got out before people start doing something stupid regarding the 2012 prediction.
     
  15. firehawc_69

    firehawc_69 cloppers = ignore list

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    I really don't care anymore. There's no rationalizing with irrational people. I was just waiting til 2013 and saying "You're a fucking idiot. You know that, right?"
     
  16. UnicronHound

    UnicronHound Well-Known Member

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    I personally think that it shouldn't matter to others what you believe, I personally think that it's nonsense that the Mayans predicted the end of the world, but that's me. If you think that the world is going to end, go ahead and believe it, if you think it's not, then good for you. There's only one way to know when the world ends, and that's when it ends, and that's if it even happens in our lifetimes, for all of which we know the planet could still have many billions of years left to it.
     
  17. rattrap007

    rattrap007 one with the Force TFW2005 Supporter

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    I can't wait to see their faces when nothing happens.. Saw a Wife Swap with a family that believes it will happen. Kids have to carry emergency packs with them at all times. God are those kids gonna never trust their parents again after this.
     
  18. UnicronHound

    UnicronHound Well-Known Member

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    I don't feel bad for anyone who thought ahead, and went for shelters. They could be used for other emergencies. Tornadoes, Hurricanes, etc.
     
  19. Autobot Burnout

    Autobot Burnout Hammer of the Gunplas

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    I've always suspected the 2012 Doomsday thing was bullshit and that it was just the end of how far the Mayans decided to plan ahead. I'm sure that if it had been 2013 instead of 2012, people would have been freaking out about THAT year instead of this one.

    Why wait until Jan 1st? You could have easily told them "MERRY CHRISTMAS! YOU'RE STILL ALIVE!" since the Mayan Apocalypse was foretold to happen only on the 21st or 23rd of December.
     
  20. Dremare

    Dremare Had an Epiphany

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    Yea, this just confirms what most people who aren't insane knew.
     

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