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Old 10-22-2011, 12:17 PM   #121
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I wasn't sure whether to post this here or in the "FIRE and Brimstone Money" forum:

Rapture’s back on! Should I sell my home?

Doomsday has been rescheduled Oct. 21, so get your finances in order.
Where's the KABOOM? There was supposed to be an earth shattering kaboom.

This is really quite annoying.
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Old 10-22-2011, 12:22 PM   #122
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Where's the KABOOM? There was supposed to be an earth shattering kaboom.

This is really quite annoying.
I don't know! Maybe we are all in heaven and just don't know it. Retirement IS sort of like heaven for me, so I'll go for that idea.
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Old 10-22-2011, 12:25 PM   #123
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Where's the KABOOM? There was supposed to be an earth shattering kaboom.

This is really quite annoying.
Be careful for what you wish for.
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Old 10-22-2011, 12:34 PM   #124
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Where's the KABOOM? There was supposed to be an earth shattering kaboom.

This is really quite annoying.
You must have been napping and missed it.
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Old 10-22-2011, 12:36 PM   #125
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Old 10-22-2011, 01:09 PM   #126
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Be careful for what you wish for.
Well heck, I figured that with the end of the world coming up and all, I could get by with a 100% annual SWR. Now I've gotta find me a new cardboard box. I'll be in the traffic median, washing car windows for a buck! ;-)
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Mine came from too much wearing of the tin foil hat.
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Old 10-24-2011, 03:49 PM   #128
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Where's the KABOOM? There was supposed to be an earth shattering kaboom.

This is really quite annoying.
You missed it. We are now living in an alternate reality.
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Old 10-24-2011, 09:49 PM   #129
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You missed it. We are now living in an alternate reality.
That may be the most logical explanation for the way things are...
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The countdown to the apocalypse is on.

We're one year away from Dec. 21, 2012, the date that the ancient Mayan Long Count calendar allegedly marked as the end of an era that would reset the date to zero and signal the end of humanity.

But will it?


2012 End-of-the-World Countdown Based on Mayan Calendar Starts Today | ABC News Blogs - Yahoo! News

Party on down....
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Old 12-21-2011, 01:25 PM   #131
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The countdown to the apocalypse is on.

We're one year away from Dec. 21, 2012, the date that the ancient Mayan Long Count calendar allegedly marked as the end of an era that would reset the date to zero and signal the end of humanity.

But will it?


2012 End-of-the-World Countdown Based on Mayan Calendar Starts Today | ABC News Blogs - Yahoo! News

Party on down....
Is it time to stock up on tinfoil?
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We should all delay buying Christmas gifts until Dec 22nd next year! Wouldn't it be interesting if next years holiday retail sales come in uncharacteristically back end loaded...
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I hate to throw this shocking news at you, but my calendar (right there on the wall) actually ends on December 31st of THIS year.

Sure, I know there are some who believe they can simply go out and buy a new calendar that will restart the entire cycle, but I call that merely a conspiracy theory. They're hoping to dupe us all into spending our money on calendars instead of LBYM.

Well, I for one am no more of a fool than necessary, so I plan to do the sensible thing and stay awake for the next ten days so as not to miss the last days of our planet.

Or there may be an alternative:
The way I understand the Heisenberg uncertainty principle, what we call "days" are actually quantum waveforms that collapse into normal time only when observed. I made good use of this principle back in the Y2K episode by staying awake past midnight. You are all still here due to my diligent efforts, and I'm willing to do it again if each of you sends a token donation (oh, say $100 each) to my PO box.

Time is running out, so act today!
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My birthday just happens to be on December 21...I think I will start my day anew in 2012.
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I predict that what will happen after December 21st is um, December 22. And not much else.
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Is it time to stock up on tinfoil?
Only enough to last you a year.

The good news is that we only have to commit to our New Years' resolutions for 355 days!
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Once you get your tinfoil.. Here is everything you need to know about an "Aluminum Foil Deflector Beanie"!
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Darn, I'll only be 65 for six days?
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