Culture Re-View: Why is 22/12/12 the most important fictional date in pop culture?

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22 December 2012: The colonization of the planet by aliens was supposed to begin exactly 10 years ago today… in The X Files, that is. In TV show The X-Files’ season 9 finale (and final episodes at the time, titled “The Truth” – aired on 19 May 2002), the date was set. Everything that fictional FBI agents Mulder and Scully were looking to uncover had come down to one date: 22/12/12. This was the date the conspiracists had set with an alien race for colonization to begin. Spoiler alert: It didn’t take place – fictionally or in real-life, as many predicted the end of the World due to the Mayan ca…

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