Anyone looking forward to the Rapture?

Discussion in 'Off The Beaten Track' started by Aussie Willy, May 20, 2011.

  1. Aussie Willy

    Aussie Willy Hates both vegemite and peanut butter

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    Meant to be happening this Saturday.

    Does the Rapture pay attention to time zones?

    If it does it means I probably die before the rest of you.
     
  2. Amy L

    Amy L Well-Known Member

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    Well, let us know how it goes! :p
     
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  3. Matryeshka

    Matryeshka Well-Known Member

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    Yes, tell us how good the internet connection is and if it can load FSU quickly. If it's slow, I'll just pass this go-round and wait till 2012. Hopefully, any possible problems can be worked out by then.
     
  4. BigB08822

    BigB08822 Well-Known Member

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    I think I read that not everyone dies on the 21st. It is just the beginning of the end. I think those who are saved will be taken to heaven while the rest of us heathens will be left to endure the end of the world. Party at my place? :watch:
     
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  5. CantALoop

    CantALoop Well-Known Member

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    Silly cultists, everyone knows Skynet launched its attack on April 21st, not May. :p
     
  6. Ozzisk8tr

    Ozzisk8tr Well-Known Member

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    From the thread title I thought Blondie were re-releasing their single...
     
  7. vesperholly

    vesperholly Well-Known Member

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    ^ that would be incredibly good marketing!

    I've been invited to a post-rapture looting on Facebook. See y'all there! :lol:
     
  8. Flatfoote

    Flatfoote Active Member

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    Crap, does that mean if I live past the 21st, then I am a heathen that will die a terrible and horrible death in 2012?
     
  9. ChelleC

    ChelleC Well-Known Member

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    No, it means you're a heathen, and will die a horrible death on Oct 21, 2011.
     
  10. Reuven

    Reuven Official FSU Alte Kacher

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    Well, there's a couple of ocean side mansions I've got my eye on....
     
  11. John 3 17

    John 3 17 Well-Known Member

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    I've been looking forward to it since I became a Christian 20 years ago :) I'm ready whenever Jesus is, whether that's the 21st or not ;)

    -Bridget
     
  12. Aceon6

    Aceon6 Hopping around

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    Yes, it will be terrific. Hubby and I are already planning on blowing the mortgage and car insurance payments and having a big night out tonight.
     
  13. Nickel

    Nickel New Member

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    I am. But it's not going to happen on the 21st anyway. No man knows the day or the hour.
     
  14. wustfan

    wustfan Active Member

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    By the way, what is the dresscode for an apocalypse?
     
  15. Aussie Willy

    Aussie Willy Hates both vegemite and peanut butter

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    Just dress as a horse and try and blend in.
     
  16. Holley Calmes

    Holley Calmes Well-Known Member

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    :lol::lol::lol:
     
  17. Fergus

    Fergus Well-Known Member

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    I'll bring the tequila and Xanax. :summer:

    Can anyone pick up a couple rotisserie chickens and some dip?

    I hope the Higher Power uses a panel of drag queens for the swimsuit and evening gown portion of the judging.
     
  18. Loves_Shizuka

    Loves_Shizuka Gettin' my sass out

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  19. Fergus

    Fergus Well-Known Member

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    My dear, haven't you heard? Some looney tune says that we are all gonna be "read" this Saturday at 6pm.......

    .......and in October, we either get through the velvet rope or get sent someplace MUCH warmer! :lol: (No, not St. Barts......)
     
  20. Loves_Shizuka

    Loves_Shizuka Gettin' my sass out

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    ^I just asked my Vicar parents. They were rather hilariously scathing in their responses.
     
  21. Fergus

    Fergus Well-Known Member

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    I must have tea with your parents one day. ;)
     
  22. NeilJLeonard

    NeilJLeonard Well-Known Member

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    They have every right to be. This stupidity occurs several time a century. Nothing happens as predicted and all of the believers disperse until the next time some dimbulb concocts a time & place, then reassemble. It's would be rather amusing, if it wasn't so pathetic.

    NJL (..or course, as one believer told me, we can scoff as long as we want, but we must always be right.....they can be wrong as many times as they want but they just have to be right once....:D...Yeah, I guess....:)...)
     
  23. gkelly

    gkelly Well-Known Member

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    Whatever you were wearing when you first came into this world. ;)
     
  24. modern_muslimah

    modern_muslimah Thinking of witty user title and coming up blank

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    Aww sweet!

    Or maybe not. :yikes:
     
  25. wustfan

    wustfan Active Member

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    Not really. :D
     
  26. Impromptu

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    Great... that's my birthday. It would so be like my friends to use the apocalypse as an excuse not to bake a cake or buy me any presents.
     
  27. skatingfan5

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    Tomorrow's Rapture prediction is courtesy of Harold Camping, who is 89 years old and who previously predicted that it would be September .... 1994. Oops. He says he "miscalculated" that date. Somehow his prediction of the 6:00 p.m. time for this event proceeding around the globe, time zone by time zone, greatly lessens its "credibility" for even the most credulous, making God paying heed to man-made time conventions. Or maybe this is to allow for more orderly "seating" of the saved up in heaven. :rolleyes:
     
  28. ArtisticFan

    ArtisticFan Well-Known Member

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    I'm looking forward to less traffic and shorter lines afterward.
     
  29. skatingfan5

    skatingfan5 Well-Known Member

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    So you're assuming that a vast number will be "taken up"? That would make for more parking spaces ... now if I only had a car. :lol: Hmm, I guess there will be a lot of abandoned ones left behind. :shuffle:
     
  30. The Village Idiot

    The Village Idiot Demon Barber

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