Readers: Unexpected moments of year
This may be a risky year for predictions, as many believe the ancient Mayans foretold the end of the world on Dec. 21, 2012. Let's hope they're wrong. For one thing, that's a Friday, so we wouldn't even get the weekend first.
However, the common scientific belief now is that the Mayans said no such thing. Apparently they looked forward to Dec. 21, 2012, as the end of a creation cycle, calling for much celebration and goodwill. In other words, bring out Dick Clark and drop the ...
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