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A Lesson Learned from our Government's Blog

 

Yesterday, the US Government took to its blog to announce that all the rumors of earth ending on December 21,2012 are false. Wait, what? Our government has a blog? Yeah, I didn't know that either. Apparently NASA has been receiving tons of letters asking about the end of the world, so they posted the top questions asked and answers to them.

I did find this blog to be rather informative in regards to the origin of this doomsday prediction:

“The story started with claims that Nibiru, a supposed planet discovered by the Sumerians, is headed toward Earth. This catastrophe was initially predicted for May 2003, but when nothing happened the doomsday date was moved forward to December 2012 and linked to the end of one of the cycles in the ancient Mayan calendar at the winter solstice in 2012 -- hence the predicted doomsday date of December 21, 2012.”

Going on to say that:

“Nibiru and other stories about wayward planets are an Internet hoax. There is no factual basis for these claims. If Nibiru or Planet X were real and headed for an encounter with the Earth in 2012, astronomers would have been tracking it for at least the past decade, and it would be visible by now to the naked eye. Obviously, it does not exist. Eris is real, but it is a dwarf planet similar to Pluto that will remain in the outer solar system; the closest it can come to Earth is about 4 billion miles.”

I could go on to share other answers that I found to be interesting, but you can go here to read them all.

Dealer Takeaway
You can learn something from this dealers! Blogging increases your rank search organically, so find out the top questions your customers are asking and answer them in a blog!

 

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