Is 2013 the Real 2012?
Janet C. Phelan
Apocalyptic fever is running high. A friend in the Bible Belt, who
recently became “born again,” called me excitedly to tell me she was
leaving me her house. “In case I suddenly vanish,” she confided.
Of course. She would be raptured up and I, a hardcore “One God”
believer, would be left behind. How sweet of her to make preparations
for the damned.
But as the projected date for the rapture came and went and disappointed, my friend abandoned her newfound religion.
Not so fast for the 2012-ers, however. The end of the world is still
scheduled for December 21, 2012 according to those who buy into the
Mayan prophecies, Planet X, Niburu, exponential solar flares – did I
miss anything? ...
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