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  1. Wesley

    Wesley Well-Known Member

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    Mayan apocalypse: panic spreads as December 21 nears - Telegraph

    I just ordered a 50 lb bag of beans from Amazon with two day shipping. Preparing....
     
  2. cowgirl836

    cowgirl836 Well-Known Member

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    A. These doomsdayers better not be all over when I'm trying to do Christmas shopping tomorrow
    B. If they are right, do I need to go Christmas shopping? Better keep all my receipts
     
  3. GMackey32

    GMackey32 Well-Known Member

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    I ordered a yoga DVD so that on December 21st, I can kiss my *** goodbye.
     
  4. aeroclone

    aeroclone Well-Known Member

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    What sort of lame *** apocalypse can be survived with some canned goods and candles?
     
  5. Cyclonepride

    Cyclonepride Moderator

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    You do not want to run into mythical planets. That's all I'm going to say.
     
  6. Bamacyclone

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    Gonna need some more beer...
     
  7. Bu4ISU

    Bu4ISU Well-Known Member

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    1. The Mayans didn't account for leap years, therefore the world should have been over months ago
     
  8. Bamacyclone

    Bamacyclone Member

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    You could never trust those Mayans with math.
     
  9. jaretac

    jaretac Well-Known Member

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    Wouldnt that extend the date. You know since leap years have an extra day?
     
  10. Palmer

    Palmer Well-Known Member

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    wet dream for all of those idiot right wing militia groups.

    they shall inherit the earth!
     
  11. LindenCy

    LindenCy Keep and Pride - It works

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    No, because it means more days have passed over time than they accounted for. You would be ahead that many days, so the date would have already passed.
     
  12. isutrevman

    isutrevman Active Member

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    Of the thousands of civilizations that have been on the planet, why is it that people believe the Mayans? If they could predict the future, why did their calendar extend past their own survival?
     
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  13. Althetuna

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    Why, oh why, did I waste my summer re-siding my house? Curse you Mayans and your stupid calander.:mad:
     
  14. WhatchaGonnaDo

    WhatchaGonnaDo Well-Known Member

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  15. WooClone15

    WooClone15 Well-Known Member

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    You make one small accounting error and you never hear the end of it
     
  16. Knownothing

    Knownothing Well-Known Member

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    Yeah the myans were so smart they didn't relize they were not going to exist.
     
  17. tim_redd

    tim_redd Well-Known Member

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    They probably put a decimal point in the wrong place. They always mess up some mundane detail.
     
  18. jaretac

    jaretac Well-Known Member

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    I personally think they were trolling us.
     
  19. AlleyAddict

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    :jimlad:
     
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