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Let’s be real: It can feel to all of us like the end is nigh, but we mean that in an ambiguous sense generally. For some folks, though, they’re pretty sure there’s a concrete date when all this is over. We’re looking at who some of those people are, and what they do when the date comes and goes without incident.
[0:00] Mark explains the process that will occur when the Queen kicks the bucket… which he’s pretty sure is gonna happen this week
[19:36] We discuss how we deal with the darkness of this time of year and talk through our latest watch-along
[30:50] We need your questions for our boffin! Also, CoRri’s house is mayhem
[35:00] It’s the what we watched segment
[49:20] We end up on a short diversion about the guy who went to space with William Shatner and then died in a small plane crash weeks later
[52:00] We discuss people who have prophesied specific dates for the end of the world
Stuff we referenced:
- Chen Tao (The Religious Movements Homepage Project) – https://web.archive.org/web/20051029155434/http://religiousmovements.lib.virginia.edu/nrms/chentao.html
- Waiting for God (AP) – http://www.apimages.com/metadata/Index/Associated-Press-Domestic-News-Texas-United-Sta-/5af4b3e047e5da11af9f0014c2589dfb/3/0
- God a No Show on TV – https://culteducation.com/group/868-chen-tao-god-s-salvation-church/3630-god-a-no-show-on-tv.html
- Predicted Tv Showing By God Draws A Crowd – https://culteducation.com/group/868-chen-tao-god-s-salvation-church/3631-predicted-tv-showing-by-god-draws-a-crowd-.html
- 8 Times the Jehovah’s Witnesses Were Wrong About the End of the World – https://www.patheos.com/blogs/godlessmom/2018/03/8-times-the-jehovahs-witnesses-were-wrong-about-the-end-of-the-world/
- Jehovah’s Witnesses and the End Times – https://www.exploregod.com/articles/jehovahs-witnesses-and-the-end-times
- Jehovah’s Witness Funerals – https://www.funeralguide.com/help-resources/arranging-a-funeral/religious-funerals/jehovahs-witness-funerals