Washington’s Blog 
May 13, 2012
A new Reuters-Ispos pol l shows that 10% of the global population believe the following statement:
The Mayan calendar, which some say ‘ends’ in 2012, marks the end of the world.
Of course, the Mayans themselves didn’t believe the world would end in 2012 .
Indeed, archeologists have just found a cache of Mayan calendars which goes thousands of years past2012: