Well, here we are, a brand new year, and not just "any" year... we've been talking about good old 2012 for years now remember? The end of the world deal? The Mayan's never predicted an apocalypse, although they didn't finish the calendar that they started and that has thrown everybody off. We just assume that when the calendar ends, it's over. Just how did we come up with the calendar we use in the first place." Here is some very informative material to think about. The Calendar, The end, and what we're gonna do for a calendar on 12/22/2012.