Mayan Calendar Doomsday News
Mayan Myths: The End Might Actually Come on Christmas Eve
Open your presents early this year. Even though the world showed no signs of ending on Friday, the Mayan calendar is notoriously tricky. One German researcher says that Dec. 24th could be the big day. Then again, the Mayans were never particularly good at making predictions. "Two-thousand-twelve
Tweets Liken 'Fiscal Cliff' to Y2K, Mayan Calendar
Remember Dec. 31, 1999, when the Y2K bug caused airplanes and satellites to fall from the sky, physically crashing into financial centers that had already crashed figuratively after important banking computers caught fire, and how all elevators were stuck between floors everywhere? Or when, ...
Mayan Temple Damaged by 'End-of-World' Parties
An ancient stone temple in Guatemala suffered significant damage from “end of the word” party goers earlier this month. Tikal, where the temple is located, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and, according to AFP, “the largest archaeological site and urban center of the Mayan...
Mayan Apocalypse Predictions: Doomsday Dud
John Muller reports on the "end of days" predictions based on the Mayan calendar.
World Prepares for Final Days: Predictions and Celebrations
Leaders, states react to Mayan calendar prediction for the end of the world on Friday.
Putin Claims to Know When the World Will End
MOSCOW – A recent survey by Russia’s state-owned pollster found 9% of respondents believed the world will end on Friday, Dec. 21, 2012, in accordance with the end of the ancient Mayan calendar. There’s one Russian, however, who is not concerned by all the hype:...
The End Of The World As We Know It, Fiscally Speaking (The Note)
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) and AMY WALTER (@amyewalter) NOTABLES: OBAMA PROMISES ACTION: At his news conference on Wednesday President Obama pledged action to prevent gun violence, ABC’s Jake Tapper reported for “World News” and “Good Morning America” Obama said, “I will use all the ...
Mayan 'End-of-the-World' Stone Contains No Doomsday Prophecy
Monument Six of Tortuguero Really Talks About Mayan Myths and a Stateman´s Life
Businesses Employ Marketing Tactics Around End of World
While many people are paying little attention to the Mayan prediction of the end of the world on Friday, businesses have had a bit more fun with the latest Doomsday prediction. Brasserie Beaumarchais, a French Mediterranean restaurant in New York City, is hosting an "End of the World" dinner party