End of the world? Not so much!

by 1389 on December 22, 2012

in 1389 (blog admin), Guatemala, humor, Latin America

Archaeologists with Mayan calendar: Best I can decipher, it says we're all going over some kind of cliff...

2 Mayan guys: 'Wanna beer?' 'I'm working on this calendar, but I guess if I don't finish it won't be the end of the world.

'So how come it ends in 2012?' 'I ran out of space on the rock.'

I survived the Mayan Apocalypse and all I got was this lousy T-shirt!

Life goes on despite ‘Mayan Apocalypse’

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Published on Dec 19, 2012 by AlJazeeraEnglish

Thousands of tourists are flocking to Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula to be part of the so-called “Mayan Apocalypse”. Many of them believe the world is coming to an end this Friday, when a major cycle of the Mayan calendar ends. Some say the 5000-year-old Mayan civilization is entering a new era.

So what do the Mayan people think themselves? Al Jazeera’s David Mercer visited a Guatemalan highland village to find out.

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