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Mayan 2012

Jaweed Kaleem

Why Belief In Doomsday Persists

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 12.13.2012 | Religion

Lonny Sundvall doesn't know what will happen on Dec. 21, but he's ready for the worst. He's amassed a year's worth of canned and dry food, dozens o...

Jaweed Kaleem

Mayans Protest 'Twisting Of Truth' Over 2012 Doomsday Predictions

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 10.31.2012 | Religion

As the so-called "Mayan doomsday" approaches, the Mayans of Guatemala are speaking out against what some are calling a government- and tour business-l...

Substantial Number Of People Believe World Will End This Year

Posted 05.03.2012 | Religion

A new Reuters survey found that one in 10 people believe the end of the world will occur in 2012, and one in seven believe the world will end in their...

Jaweed Kaleem

Believers In Mayan Prophecy Prepare For 2012

HuffingtonPost.com | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 12.14.2011 | Religion

In the last few years, Lonny Sundvall has developed a peculiar morning ritual. "The first thing I do when I get up: check the U.S. Geological Surv...

Colo. Couple Returning Rare Book To Mexico

Posted 11.26.2011 | Denver

A book bought by a Grand Junction, Colo. couple on their 1972 honeymoon in Mexico City for $50 is now heading to the National Institute of Anthropolog...

Mayans Not Worried About Mayan 'Prophecy'

Tony Phillips | Posted 09.17.2011 | Comedy
Tony Phillips

One ponders and one fears. But should one instead welcome the impending terminus of all our journeys? Ought we to embrace the arrival of comets and sun blasts and tsunamis and volcanoes and earthquakes, snakes and John Cusack's worst role in decades?