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This is the End …

Is this class really coming to an end? I wish time had a “slow-down” button! I would love to have more time to further enjoy the pleasures of this course, and of course, have more time to study for finals. … Continue reading

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The end of the beginning!

Wow, one semester gone just like that, and I have to say it was an interesting one.  This class in particular was an extreme positive, mainly because it consistently kept me interested and attentive throughout the many months of strenuous … Continue reading

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Apocalyse Soon?

Within the last year, I have been hearing of theories of the world ending in 2012. To this day, I have not put much stock in them. The reasoning behind the beliefs range from the Mayans calendar ended in 2012 … Continue reading

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This time, right here.

What I found most diverting upon entering the conversation about the end of the world is the attempt by theorists to mark “the end” for a specific day. The arbitrariness is laughable. Consistently, these concrete end-of-the-world dates are made by … Continue reading

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Rapture, making a victory lap

End of the world prediction have been around pretty much as long as people have. This brief list shows a few, a very few.  The Romans predicted the end of the world, as did early Christians. Nostradamus was famous for … Continue reading

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Let’s All Eat Mushrooms and Meditate.

2012 will be the year of massive death, intergalactic transcendence, and hallucinogenic drugs. At least that’s the impression I’ve gathered from my recent internetical exploration of apocalyptic theories. First impression: there’s a lot out there. Theories stem from theories that … Continue reading

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Going Out With A Bang!

The common trend in apocalyptic theories nowadays focuses on the Long Mayan Calendar, which marks December 21st, 2012 as the end of the calendar cycle. However, the interpretation of this “end time” is varied, contributing to a wide array of … Continue reading

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