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    Re: Stock Up Now

    Quote Originally Posted by Rabbuk View Post
    I'll just let jesus take the wheel.



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    Re: Stock Up Now

    Quote Originally Posted by mitten1975 View Post
    Jesus rode on a donkey. Donkeys don't have wheels. I wanted to start an end of world thread but someone beat me to it.
    Not too late, you could always make the official end of the world thread on December 21st



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    Re: Stock Up Now

    Quote Originally Posted by brianhos View Post
    No, according to their cal, we are well into 2014 already.
    But considering the Mayan calendar is based on solar and lunar cycles, which which Leap Year has nothing to do, it means that the end of the universe would be well into 2014. 21 Dec 2012 is the "end of the universe" date adjusted to account for Gregorian Leap Years.


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    Quote Originally Posted by bugs4cy View Post
    Some people take this stuff waaay too seriously. I'm the homeland security point of contact for a state agency. Had a very persistent gentlemen find his way into my office (I'm in a locked building - it didn't stop him) this summer, and for a half an hour h went through a crazy explanation of the end of time will happen either late this year or early 2013. His theory hat involves Mayans, Greek gods, astrology, astronomy, lots of math and just a touch of biblical references.

    In case you're wondering - first everything will catch fire. Then, flood like Noah all over again.
    Thanks for the tips. I will gas up tonight and fill the tub with water and order an inflatable boat from Amazon tonight.


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    Re: Stock Up Now

    Quote Originally Posted by WooClone15 View Post
    Not too late, you could always make the official end of the world thread on December 21st
    ..or on Dec 22nd or later.


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    Quote Originally Posted by aeroclone View Post
    What sort of lame *** apocalypse can be survived with some canned goods and candles?
    Well, Breaking Bad and That Favorite Zombie Apocalypse come to mind "Walking Dead". Well, and some sort of makeshift weapon like a shovel or baseball bat. We all know that what they show on t.v. is truthful and I'm sure that's why they've put preppers on t.v.

    Oh yeah, and Jesus can't drive. At least not 55.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Wesley View Post
    Thanks for the tips. I will gas up tonight and fill the tub with water and order an inflatable boat from Amazon tonight.
    He strongly recommended everyone building underground cellars to live in through the fires. But, you should also be gathering work horses cuz you'll need them after the flood as we'll all be living in 'Little House On The Prairie' times. And of course, take the horses into consideration when building your boats. It all seemed so crazy - with a hint of common sense.

    After he left I politely, yet firmly, asked the reception desk to NOT send unknown people to my office.


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    Quote Originally Posted by bugs4cy View Post
    He strongly recommended everyone building underground cellars to live in through the fires. But, you should also be gathering work horses cuz you'll need them after the flood as we'll all be living in 'Little House On The Prairie' times. And of course, take the horses into consideration when building your boats. It all seemed so crazy - with a hint of common sense.

    After he left I politely, yet firmly, asked the reception desk to NOT send unknown people to my office.
    Aah so he adhered to creation science.


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    Re: Stock Up Now

    "Y'alls Mayans is stupid." -Johnny Depp



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    Re: Stock Up Now

    So I had to check, and my hunch was right....

    FX will be showing the movie "2012" on December 21st...as long as we're still here.


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    Re: Stock Up Now

    Quote Originally Posted by SaraV View Post
    So I had to check, and my hunch was right....

    FX will be showing the movie "2012" on December 21st...as long as we're still here.
    I wonder if they are hoping they won't have to show it.


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    Quote Originally Posted by mitten1975 View Post
    I wonder if they are hoping they won't have to show it.
    I think we're all hoping that.




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    Quote Originally Posted by isutrevman View Post
    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?
    Yeah, I always get a kick out of the people who think "Well, if a long dead civilization with a limited knowledge of the world or universe said it, it must be true." These dudes didn't even understand basic sanitation like washing your hands after you take a dump.



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    Quote Originally Posted by CloneIce View Post
    Yeah, I always get a kick out of the people who think "Well, if a long dead civilization with a limited knowledge of the world or universe said it, it must be true." These dudes didn't even understand basic sanitation like washing your hands after you take a dump.
    My daddy taught me not to take a duece on my hands..



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    Re: Stock Up Now

    I'm actually wondering what the next big freak out is going to be. I remember as a kid first hearing about the Nostradamus stuff. Originally all of his believers predicted the EOD to be in '87, that didn't happen so it was '94, then it got moved to 2000 in conjunction with the whole Y2K thing. That didn't happen so now he's even linked in with the Mayans on the 2012 thing. So yeah, isn't there an asteroid coming around 2024 or something like that? It's perpetual idiocy, it's like the human race can't function without something to worry about.



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