ITEM: One possible reason to not worry at all about any of this:
Guatemala's Mayan people accused the government and tour groups on Wednesday of perpetuating the myth that their calendar foresees the imminent end of the world for monetary gain.
"We are speaking out against deceit, lies and twisting of the truth, and turning us into folklore-for-profit. They are not telling the truth about time cycles," charged Felipe Gomez, leader of the Maya alliance Oxlaljuj Ajpop.
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ITEM: video: researcher claims that mayan calendar is decoded, 11/5/12.
ITEM: Mayan elder explains that there is nothing to worry about.
Carl Calleman interviews Don Alejandro, a Mayan shaman about the much anticipated end of the Mayan calendar. 4 -minute video.