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Old 09-28-11, 01:29 PM
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Sampling of internet drivel

What have you found lately?

What makes this year so special? The fact that the Olympics are taking place in London? No. The ancient Maya civilization, from Central America, had a special calendar that was mind-blowingly accurate. And it predicted that the end of the human life cycle was on December 21st, 2012, the winter solstice. The Mayans were also good at math and astrology(they accurately predicted an eclipse that occurred hundred of years later). So people are guessing that they were right about the end of the world thing, too. Something else that has gotten scientists curious is that there are some major astronomical things happening in 2012. Apart from the occasional eclipse and comet, the entire solar system is supposed to pass through the center of our galaxy, something that happens only once every 26,000 years. And, thereís a risk of our planetís poles switching. Sounds crazy, but scientists say this has already happened. Also, the Indian calendar, the Kali Yuga, ends at about the same time. Coincidence? I think not.
http://listverse.com/2008/04/06/10-m...ved-mysteries/

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What have you found lately?



http://listverse.com/2008/04/06/10-m...ved-mysteries/

Lots more at the link.
Love this website, although they do have some gruesome stuff in the bizarre category which I try to avoid.
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So the north pole is now the south pole and the south pole is now the north pole? STOP THE WORK. We need to build the fence on the NORTHERN border. This changes everything.

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So the north pole is now the south pole and the south pole is now the north pole? STOP THE WORK. We need to build the fence on the NORTHERN border. This changes everything.
... but make sure you let kd lang cross it first, and give her directions to my house.
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Cool site.
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Apart from the occasional eclipse and comet, the entire solar system is supposed to pass through the center of our galaxy, something that happens only once every 26,000 years.
Not only does that not make sense, I'm not even sure what facts they're garbling to get it to not make sense.
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Not only does that not make sense, I'm not even sure what facts they're garbling to get it to not make sense.
Periodicity in extinctions theory?
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In fact you do not really travel at all. The world around you shifts as your external environment and the things in it changes into the new one that you think of. It is because it is all a simulation. You never really move at all but it is everything else that moves. The center of anything never moves and therefore the whole world revolves around you. The physical world itself is also a simulation of consciousness. It is a simulation that you are walking and traveling from one place to another or moving along through time.
http://www.mindreality.com/wherever-...f-the-universe
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Originally Posted by Sean O'Hara View Post
Not only does that not make sense, I'm not even sure what facts they're garbling to get it to not make sense.
Yeah, that's what I was thinking.
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Periodicity in extinctions theory?
What does that have to do with Sha Ka Ree?
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What does that have to do with Sha Ka Ree?
I only looked at your quote. 26 million year extinction cycles were what I was talking about. Maybe that's where they got the 26000 from?
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The sun orbits approx. 26,000 light years from galactic center; perhaps that's where they got that number.
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What does that have to do with Sha Ka Ree?
Just goes to show you that in some alternate listverses, God does need a starship.

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