Nostradamus follows a venerable tradition established by successful Soothsayers, Sibyls and Prophets thousands of years ago. This involves phrasing one’s prophecies ambiguously. … I prophesy that you will be right 8.333% of the time.Continue reading
First, the most specific: What did the Maya say to make us think that 2012 was the end of the world, or something?
More generally: Why are people attracted to Apocalyptic prognostications like this?