The annotated apocalypse: Anthropologists tackle 2012
Many good bits in here. Hamish you should enjoy it.
"... Also, the most recent research Iíve been doing, and I havenít published on this yet, but Iím finding links between the work of H.P. Lovecraft and influence of that on 2012. ... But Lovecraft is at the root of a lot of the ideas here, like the cycles of destruction, for instance. Thatís not Mayan, thatís Lovecraft. ..."
Note to self: redo PiD using CryEngine 2, change date of god awakening to December 21, 2012.