All the Failed Predictions of When the World Will End

It's almost become not crazy to predict when the world will end because so many crazy people do it all the freaking time. But look, we're all still here. Nothing has ended. The world is still here. To keep track of all the crazies, information design agency Accurat created a graphic to show just who has been predicting … » 7/30/13 11:02pm 7/30/13 11:02pm

Hey, It's Been One Year Since the Rapture and Nobody Is Floating Yet

Remember the rapture? You know, that absurd concept that one day all good Christians will physically float to the clouds to meet God? Today is the first anniversary and the nutters who believe that they will physically defy gravity and fly like Superman one day—like evangelist Harold Camping' pictured—are still here,… » 5/21/12 10:30pm 5/21/12 10:30pm

Six Tools to Survive the Rapture (Again)

Okay, so we sort of blew it back in May. False alarm! All of you non-believers with your funny jokes might have missed the part where THE REAL RAPTURE IS TODAY AND YOU ARE NOT PREPARED. But don't worry (unless your worry is for your eternal soul)—Giz can get you through this. » 10/21/11 4:18pm 10/21/11 4:18pm

Harold Camping 'Flabbergasted' The World Did Not End

Harold Camping speaks! The 89-year-old Nostradamus from Northern California, who spent millions of his followers' dollars to get out the word that the world was ending on Saturday, has been noticeably silent since that day came and went rather unremarkably. But he's at last ready to talk — and oy, what a weekend.… » 5/23/11 6:20am 5/23/11 6:20am