Originally Posted by Swexx
If my memory serves me, the Mayan calender does not account for leap years. Leap years were "made up" by Caesar around year 50 b.c. So logically, if the "end" of the Mayan calender really meant the "end" of the world, the world would have "ended" a couple of hundred years ago.
What a great point. The thing that I am most interested in isn't the calendar, it's the galactic lining up of things in the universe. I don't have the facts but I do remember reading that there is some kind of strange phenomena where a whole bunch of heavenly bodies line up with each other on that date.
I paid my mortgage this month.