- Rebecca Davis
If the Mayans were right, we hope you appreciate the fact that most of the Daily Maverick team spent their last week on Earth in a swelteringly hot tent in Mangaung. The Ancient Mayans reportedly said the world will end on 21 December 2012. Scoff all you like, but a Reuters poll suggests at least one in 10 people is feeling slight anxiety today. By REBECCA DAVIS.