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Old 19th December 2012, 10:11 PM   #81
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And in France as well. Goodbye all, it's been a fun life.




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Old 19th December 2012, 10:21 PM   #82
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There's something out there, and it aint no Mayan.



We're all gonna die.
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Old 19th December 2012, 10:38 PM   #83
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It has now been 37 minutes since it officially became December 21 at the international date line. It should be another 91/2 hours before the zombies start knocking on my door.
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Old 19th December 2012, 11:49 PM   #84
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Well, the big day is 15 hours away!
It's been fun, all.
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Old 20th December 2012, 01:30 AM   #85
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We need all the new zealanders and Aussies to stop posting after midnight. Then Asians and europeans, etc.

Freak the Americans out
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Old 20th December 2012, 01:45 AM   #86
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There seem to be a few people in China taking it seriously:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-china-20794276

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Almost 1,000 doomsday cult members arrested in China

Police in China have carried out further arrests of members of a doomsday cult for spreading rumours about the imminent end of the world, state media say.

Almost 1,000 members of Christian group Almighty God have now been detained.

State media terms Almighty God an "evil cult" - the same description it applies to the banned Falun Gong group.

The sect predicts Friday will usher in three days of darkness and has urged its members to overthrow communism.
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Old 20th December 2012, 02:10 AM   #87
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We need all the new zealanders and Aussies to stop posting after midnight. Then Asians and europeans, etc.

Freak the Americans out


The wave of mutilation has just hit east of here and I
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Old 20th December 2012, 02:51 AM   #88
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Does anyone have any good resources listing failed end of the world prophecies? I may be doing a pub talk on the 22nd.
Here you go:

http://www.bible.ca/pre-date-setters.htm
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Old 20th December 2012, 05:36 AM   #89
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The wave of mutilation has just hit east of here and I
Thanks for the update in your neck of the woods, Orphia Nay (if you're still there). It's 2:35 a.m. in Fiji. Anyone in this forum in Fiji?
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Old 20th December 2012, 05:37 AM   #90
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Still here. All good so far.
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Old 20th December 2012, 05:49 AM   #91
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Does anyone have any good resources listing failed end of the world prophecies? I may be doing a pub talk on the 22nd.
Try A Brief History of the Apocalypse : http://www.abhota.info/
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Old 20th December 2012, 05:53 AM   #92
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Still here. All good so far.
No trumpets yet...
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Old 20th December 2012, 06:09 AM   #93
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Well, the big day is 15 hours away!
It's been fun, all.
I wouldn't count on the apocalypse being all that punctual. Some of them are as much as 2000 years late.
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Old 20th December 2012, 06:16 AM   #94
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The wave of mutilation has just hit east of here and I
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I wouldn't count on the apocalypse being all that punctual. Some of them are as much as 2000 years late.
Woops, looks like this one came on time but what's with this wave of mutilation, no one said anything about a wave of mutilation, if there's anything worse than a tardy apocalypse it's an adlibbing apocalypse.
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Old 20th December 2012, 07:19 AM   #95
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Calm down guys. This is just a prank to get all the skeptics to unite behind a common disbelief. Skeptics are such a disparate group of individuals. Any conspiracy theory takes volumes of critical analysis and credible evidence comparisons which typically ends up inconclusive. The dead line passes and the sun rises as scheduled. And skeptics celebrate they survived another crisis.

Only the religious people are offended by the skeptics celebration over false Prophets of doom. They prayed for the end of times and are actually disappointed that it did not happen.

Now that I have shown you the flip sides of the same coin. You might look forward to the seasons celebration with family and friends. There will be many other days to exchange delusions with the other side. End 2012 on a more lucid note.
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Old 20th December 2012, 07:27 AM   #96
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And skeptics celebrate they survived another crisis.
Who you talkin' to Willis?
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Old 20th December 2012, 08:00 AM   #97
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It's now midnight here and I'm off to bed.

If the zombies get me in my sleep, it's been nice knowing you all.
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Old 20th December 2012, 08:52 AM   #98
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I reckon there will be a woofrenzy leading up to the 21st, but what will they do when nothing happens?

My money is on "select a new doomsday of their choice".
I choose the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man.
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Old 20th December 2012, 08:58 AM   #99
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It has now been 37 minutes since it officially became December 21 at the international date line. It should be another 91/2 hours before the zombies start knocking on my door.
Zombies ? I'm hoping for meteors or aliens, myself. If it doesn't come from the sky it's not worth waking up at 6 in the morning for.
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Old 20th December 2012, 11:37 AM   #100
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Zombies ? I'm hoping for meteors or aliens, myself. If it doesn't come from the sky it's not worth waking up at 6 in the morning for.
May the word yellow wander through your mind in search of something to connect with.
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Old 20th December 2012, 11:39 AM   #101
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We need all the new zealanders and Aussies to stop posting after midnight. Then Asians and europeans, etc.

Freak the Americans out
The Americans have been largely ignoring the rest of the world for a long time now. I'm afraid the effort would be wasted.
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Old 20th December 2012, 11:49 AM   #102
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The Americans have been largely ignoring the rest of the world for a long time now. I'm afraid the effort would be wasted.
Rest of the world?

You mean like Hawaii and Alaska?

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Old 20th December 2012, 12:40 PM   #103
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Rest of the world?

You mean like Hawaii and Alaska?

I forgot Mexico. Poor Mexico: So far from God, so near the United States.
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Thanks for all the links, people. I've got enough to be going along with now.

Status: still alive.
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Old 20th December 2012, 03:41 PM   #105
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(Chinese) State media terms Almighty God an "evil cult" - the same description it applies to the banned Falun Gong group.

The sect predicts Friday will usher in three days of darkness and has urged its members to overthrow communism.
Yes.
Evil.
We're 40 minutes into the End of the World and I don't notice anything in particular.
Let me re-fill my wine glass and see if that helps.
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Old 20th December 2012, 03:43 PM   #106
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The wave of mutilation has just hit east of here and I
How nice of the wave of mutilation to hit the submit button for you. Just like Candlejack does when you mention his
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About five hours to go till the wave of mutilation hits the East Coast of the US. Guess I'll be half the man I used to be, soon...
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Old 20th December 2012, 03:56 PM   #108
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Well, it's almost 10:00am here in Queensland Australia. All quiet on the Apocalypse front. No zombies, asteroids, earthquakes, fires, pestilence nor famine. Just another stinking hot day in the sub tropics.
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Old 20th December 2012, 04:10 PM   #109
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It's begun already in Japan!
Here's how it came down!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=09IYL...d&noredirect=1
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Central America is under -6 GMT, so the real fun should start in about 6 hours.

Unfortunately for me, I work 5-10pm tomorrow so I get to miss out on the It's NOT the End of the World parties.
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Old 20th December 2012, 04:19 PM   #111
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It's begun already in Japan!
Here's how it came down!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=09IYL...d&noredirect=1
Ahaha, that's awesome!
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I just spilled some coffee on my t-shirt: could that have been what the Mayans predicted?

Otherwise, business as usual here on east coast Australia. Except for the bit that Orphia used to live on. Giant Kraken, eh? Who'd have predicted *that*.....
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Its well into the first half of 21.12.2012...and so far its been dull as drying paint. I was really looking forward to hacking through a horde of Zombies with my Khukri and camping axe. Sigh...
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Well, it's 12:54 am on 12-21-12 and nothing has happ

(Oh, come on. You saw that coming a mile away.)
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It's 0710 here in Germany and I have a killer hangover from hitting the Gluhwien at the Christmas market last night. (hot mulled wine, in this case spiked with schnapps, real schnapps). If the world is going to end could it please get on with it.
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12:16 am Mayan time.

Nothing much fun happening yet.
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It’s 12:30. I am going to walk to the store now. We just had our first blizzard and it is really cold out. I will be bundled up and trudging through the snow rather stiffly. If you happen to see me, I am NOT a zombie. I repeat: I am NOT a zombie. I’m just a guy walking to the store. That’s where they have the fresh brains…
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Of course we laugh at this nonsense, but according to the BBC, not everyone has done.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-20712815

ETA
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-20803579

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The wave of mutilation has just hit east of here and I
You did it wrong. It should have been :

The wave of mutilation has just hit east of here and I :]?%&... CARRIER LOST.
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Well, it's almost 10:00am here in Queensland Australia. All quiet on the Apocalypse front. No zombies, asteroids, earthquakes, fires, pestilence nor famine.
OK

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Just another stinking hot day in the sub tropics.

How do you make the difference with the former
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