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For the Rationality File: A Little Known Fact About the Mayan Calendar

With all the hype about today’s date, we felt we should share this enlightening article.  It points out that much of the chatter and outright fears are based upon only one inscription found in the Tabasco region of Mexico (don’t you love that name?).  And there are other texts with dates going well into the next millennium and beyond.  In fact, the Mayan calendar is based upon endless cycles of renewal that span trillions of years.

http://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/2012/12/13/apocalypse-not-maya-end-of-world-a-mistranslation/1768143/

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