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World greets Mayan ‘doomsday’ with pinch of salt

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Students react during the countdown to when many believe the Mayan people predicted the end of the world, Friday, Dec. 21, 2012, in Taichung, southern Taiwan. While doomsayers hunkered down to await the coming apocalypse on Friday, most took a lighthearted view of a Mayan "prophecy" of the world's destruction, laying on stunts and parties to while away the end.  AP /WALLY SANTANA

Doomsayers hunkered down to await the coming apocalypse on Friday, but most took a lighthearted view of a Mayan “prophecy” of the world’s destruction, laying on stunts and parties to while away the end.

Posted: December 21st, 2012 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

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