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    The Final Countdown

    No, not the song either. How is everybody going to spend the next two and a half days before the "rapture" hits Saturday evening? For me it's kind of fitting Jesus would come back to Earth the day of my best friends bachelor party.


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    Re: The Final Countdown

    I totally forgot. I guess I will spend my time finding someone who will give me a baptismal.



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    Re: The Final Countdown

    id already forgotten about this. i saw that someone bought a couple billboard spots as you come into DSM from ames. they bought a regular spot as well as the new electronic billboard. if god said that he would come back and we wouldn't know when, how does some guy do math problems to figure it out? not trying to make this religious, i just think he's a crackpot



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    Re: The Final Countdown

    Sounds like the Heaven's Gate guys and the Hale-Bopp comet to me...

    Heaven's Gate (religious group) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    Anyway, I think a righteous party is required. From what I've heard, only 3% of people get selected to go to the rapture, so I'm likely out of that window.



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    Re: The Final Countdown

    Quote Originally Posted by hawkeyeh8r View Post
    id already forgotten about this. i saw that someone bought a couple billboard spots as you come into DSM from ames. they bought a regular spot as well as the new electronic billboard. if god said that he would come back and we wouldn't know when, how does some guy do math problems to figure it out? not trying to make this religious, i just think he's a crackpot
    There's no doubt he's a crackpot. I mean, he says there will be a global earthquake starting at 6pm local time on May 21 that will progressively go around the globe starting in New Zealand. If God was going to destroy the world would he give a damn about time zones?


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    Re: The Final Countdown

    I'm buying a bunch of cocaine and hookers and going out #winning



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    Re: The Final Countdown

    i was just happy to see that the expiration date on my container of milk expires on sunday. i think that's pretty good timing.



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    Re: The Final Countdown

    I'm going to get up early, leave my pj's on my bed exactly as I'd been wearing them when I laid down, hide in the closet, and watch the hilarity ensue as my family wonders what happened.


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    Re: The Final Countdown

    Thought maybe you were talking about this movie from the early 80s:

    http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0080736/



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    Re: The Final Countdown

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfanatic View Post
    Thought maybe you were talking about this movie from the early 80s:

    The Final Countdown (1980) - IMDb
    It's worth watching. The concept is great. Execution: Not so much.


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    Re: The Final Countdown

    Quote Originally Posted by Naughtius View Post
    It's worth watching. The concept is great. Execution: Not so much.
    Agree...kind of a guilty pleasure of mine...when I see it is on tv...I watch it! Kind of cheesy but I always watch it!

    Oops...sorry did not mean to change the OP's message...



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    Re: The Final Countdown

    Quote Originally Posted by sunnysideup View Post
    No, not the song either. How is everybody going to spend the next two and a half days before the "rapture" hits Saturday evening? For me it's kind of fitting Jesus would come back to Earth the day of my best friends bachelor party.
    My buddy's bachelor party is also Saturday - golf, baseball, & bars.. Should be a pretty damn good last day



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    Re: The Final Countdown

    I think I will stock up on redBox DVDs.


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    Re: The Final Countdown

    Quote Originally Posted by sunnysideup View Post
    No, not the song either. How is everybody going to spend the next two and a half days before the "rapture" hits Saturday evening? For me it's kind of fitting Jesus would come back to Earth the day of my best friends bachelor party.
    Crap, I get to spend the morning picking up trash at our adopt a highway mile followed by an afternoon and evening get together with my wifes co-workers.

    Not a very good last day.



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    Re: The Final Countdown

    "However, no one knows the day or hour when these things will happen, not even the angels in heaven or the Son himself. Only the Father knows."
    Matthew 24:36



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