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"But I've been coming across "Survivalist" shows on channels such as the History Channel, Discovery, and CNBC who are giving alot of airtime to these doomsday people. And these people are not "crazies", well, at least they appear not to be. They come across as intelligent, well-spoken, cautious....and many are turning their lives inside out digging underground shelters, training for attacks, stocking up on guns and ammo, building remote communities up high in the mountains, etc.

It comes across as crazy....but what do I know? I just haven't seen any scientific evidence for this. And I know in 1999, and other date-inspired "end times", it comes and goes....and I expect this to be the same"

Most of these 'doomsday preppers' aren't worried about 12/21/2012

They are worried about the collapse of the money system in 2013 or 2014......when the country goes back into recession and the lenders finally realize the US is never going to pay back its debt..nor the interest on it.....

or from a humongous solar storm or emp attack that wipes out the grid.....

or a meteor that slams into the earth..

but mostly government collapse after the welfare weenies are finally cut off as the country goes bankrupt....

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