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Old 12-12-2012, 09:59 AM   #1
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Happy 12-12-12 Day!



It'll be a while before the month-day-year patterns repeat!
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Old 12-12-2012, 10:01 AM   #2
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12-21-12 coming right up.....
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Who will post at 12:12:12 pm?



With the temperature in Iqaluit (Iqaluit /iqɑluit/ is the territorial capital and the largest community of the Canadian territory of Nunavut. Until 1987, it was called Frobisher Bay, a name that is still occasionally used. Iqaluit is located on the south coast of Baffin Island at the head of Frobisher Bay) at -22 C, normal for mid-December, the sun rose in Iqaluit at 9:12 a.m. on Dec. 12, 2012 or 12/12/12. Today is the last day of this century when all three numbers day, month and year will all match. That won't happen again until Jan. 1, 2101. (PHOTO BY DAVID MURPHY)
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Old 12-12-2012, 10:26 AM   #4
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It's my daughter's birthday... so it is a good day...

To bad she is only 9... it would have been great if she were 12....
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Get your 12-21-12 tee shirts before it's too late...


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This one is my fave.....

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DW wants me around the house on 12/21. Not so much for any fears about the end of the world, but more out of concern that nutjobs might go crazy.
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Old 12-12-2012, 11:03 AM   #7
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It's Soundcheck Day....

Check - 1,2..1,2..1,2...
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It's Soundcheck Day....

Check - 1,2..1,2..1,2...
Excellent!

That was so cute I had to send it to my brother who is a sound engineer!
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What should I be doing at 12:12 and 12 seconds Pacific Standard Time. I'm quite worried now. About 3 hours until it's here. It's my one time this century.
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OK I hit post when the atomic clock at the Naval Observatory clock said 12:12:12 ET I just HAD to do it!

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Excellent!

That was so cute I had to send it to my brother who is a sound engineer!
I got it from my son who is an audio tech.
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You guys have too much time on your hands...........
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DW wants me around the house on 12/21. Not so much for any fears about the end of the world, but more out of concern that nutjobs might go crazy.

Tell her not to worry - they all live in my neighborhood.
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Tell her not to worry - they all live in my neighborhood.
I cannot say I am particularly concerned. I don't even hear much media hype on this one. I have the day off anyway, so no biggie.
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What should I be doing at 12:12 and 12 seconds Pacific Standard Time. I'm quite worried now. About 3 hours until it's here. It's my one time this century.
I dunno...considering you'll have only one second, it better be quick.
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Not that anyone here believes any of the hype anyway, but I thought it was interesting to hear that Even the Maya are getting sick of 2012 hype - Technology & science - Science | NBC News.
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Definitely not, the Mayan elder insists. "I came back from England last year and, man, they had me fed up with this stuff."

Chile Pixtun, a Guatemalan, says the doomsday theories spring from Western, not Mayan, ideas.

But most archaeologists, astronomers and Maya Indians say the only thing likely to hit Earth is a meteor shower of New Age philosophy, pop astronomy, Internet doomsday rumors and TV specials.

Westerners have been trying for more than a century to pin doomsday scenarios on the Maya. And while fascinated by ancient lore, advocates seldom examine more recent experiences with apocalypse predictions.
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DW will be in a dental chair at that moment. She is having crowns done and we are praying that some Twilight Zone type event does not befall her. I set her watch to be the correct time and her alarm will go off at 12:12 so that she can cross her fingers.
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Captured on my iMac screen a few minutes ago:



Too bad I couldn't figure out how to format the date as 12/12/12.

What do I do all day? Well now you know.
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Maybe the real date is 12.21.2112, but someone's calculator was off........
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Krispy Kreme donuts have a big facebook promotion surrounding 12/12/12. Something about a dozen donuts. Only know because a friend "like it". Didn't explore. Afraid I'd get dozens of those bad for you but truly tasty donuts. Ever had a really fresh one? Orgasmic. Like the crack cocaine of junk food. Must look away from the Krispy Creme site.....
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