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Subject: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: batfan2005 on 08/20/20 at 2:57 pm

I'm still trying to make sense out of the year that I felt was robbed from us. It was supposed to be a great year as summer Olympics years have been in the past, plus other promising events as well as holidays falling on certain days of week (ex: Cinco de Mayo on Taco Tuesday and Halloween on a Saturday). Of course even the Olympics themselves got cancelled. Since we had such a bad 2020, will we be owed a year and have 2022 as a great one instead? 2018 was pretty good as well, better than 2016 so maybe that's the new ebb and flow pattern. Or, could 2022 be so bad that it makes 2020 look like the good 'ol days by comparison? That's my concern.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Voiceofthe70s on 08/20/20 at 3:54 pm

Do you really think it works that way? We have a bad year so we are "owed" a good one, like there is some great cosmic scorekeeper in the sky keeping track? I'm not sure there's an "ebb an flow" either. There are just too many random factors at work. Like unexpected viruses to name one off the top of my head. I've noticed a lot of people here looking for patterns where there simply aren't any. 

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: batfan2005 on 08/20/20 at 4:30 pm


Do you really think it works that way? We have a bad year so we are "owed" a good one, like there is some great cosmic scorekeeper in the sky keeping track? I'm not sure there's an "ebb an flow" either. There are just too many random factors at work. Like unexpected viruses to name one off the top of my head. I've noticed a lot of people here looking for patterns where there simply aren't any.


Looking back as long as I can remember, it seemed like the summer Olympics years/leap years were the memorable ones. As mentioned 2016 was an exception, but 2012, 2008, 2004, 2000, 1996, 1992, and 1988 were great years. Meanwhile the even numbered years in between were kind of a low point, like 2014, 2006, 1998, and 1990 to give you some examples of the bad years in my life.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Voiceofthe70s on 08/20/20 at 5:04 pm


Looking back as long as I can remember, it seemed like the summer Olympics years/leap years were the memorable ones. As mentioned 2016 was an exception, but 2012, 2008, 2004, 2000, 1996, 1992, and 1988 were great years. Meanwhile the even numbered years in between were kind of a low point, like 2014, 2006, 1998, and 1990 to give you some examples of the bad years in my life.


It may make sense if you are going only by your own life. People's lives may indeed have patterns of a sort. But in the bigger picture, not so much.  Not all Olympics are sweetness and light, by the way. I take it you're not familiar with the 1972 summer Olympics in Munich? I remember when it was headlines, but it will be ancient history to everybody else. Worth familiarizing yourself with:

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/massacre-begins-at-munich-olympics

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: batfan2005 on 08/20/20 at 9:38 pm


It may make sense if you are going only by your own life. People's lives may indeed have patterns of a sort. But in the bigger picture, not so much.  Not all Olympics are sweetness and light, by the way. I take it you're not familiar with the 1972 summer Olympics in Munich? I remember when it was headlines, but it will be ancient history to everybody else. Worth familiarizing yourself with:

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/massacre-begins-at-munich-olympics


Yeah, maybe it's more my life. Not trying to be self-centered or anything. 1968 was also pretty bad from what I heard/read about. 1976 was said to have good vibes with celebrating the US celebrating the Bicentennial and Bohemian Rhapsody (It was before I was born). 1980 was remembered for Miracle on Ice. So maybe it's the run between 1976 to 2012.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Voiceofthe70s on 08/20/20 at 9:59 pm


Yeah, maybe it's more my life. Not trying to be self-centered or anything. 1968 was also pretty bad from what I heard/read about. 1976 was said to have good vibes with celebrating the US celebrating the Bicentennial and Bohemian Rhapsody (It was before I was born). 1980 was remembered for Miracle on Ice. So maybe it's the run between 1976 to 2012.


Here is a now-iconic image from the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City. The political unrest we see today is not new.

Read about this image here:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1968_Olympics_Black_Power_salute

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/3/3e/John_Carlos%2C_Tommie_Smith%2C_Peter_Norman_1968cr.jpg/330px-John_Carlos%2C_Tommie_Smith%2C_Peter_Norman_1968cr.jpg

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: karen on 08/21/20 at 4:40 am

The 1980 Olympics were also not without controversy.

I agree with Voice, there is no score keeping going on so a crap year doesn’t “deserve” a good year to make up for it.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Sman12 on 08/21/20 at 5:03 am

I hope so, but it's then again, it's the future: full of surprises. I mean, no one in 2019 could've predicted that we would've had a global pandemic which forced people to practice social distancing and wear masks everywhere they went.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Howard on 08/21/20 at 7:43 am

You can't have a full year without at least some bad news, Within the 12 months there is always going to be some good news you will enjoy but the bad depressing news will always have an effect on people. You can always do a percentage on 2020 on what the percentage of good news was and the percentage of bad news.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Slim95 on 08/21/20 at 2:19 pm

It is what it is. The only thing this year has going for it is the music. Finally music is upbeat again like mainstream pop music should be. And finally it's not only trap anymore and that is on a noticeable decline. If only all the other bad stuff didn't happen.  :(

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Slim95 on 08/21/20 at 2:35 pm

Also it depends on your perspective and how you look at it. For me, the odd number years turned out to be much better than the even number years usually at least for the 2010s decade. But I was never really interested in the Olympics myself.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: wixness on 08/21/20 at 3:21 pm


Do you really think it works that way? We have a bad year so we are "owed" a good one, like there is some great cosmic scorekeeper in the sky keeping track? I'm not sure there's an "ebb an flow" either. There are just too many random factors at work. Like unexpected viruses to name one off the top of my head. I've noticed a lot of people here looking for patterns where there simply aren't any.
Depends on what the simulation judges is right for the universe  :P

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Howard on 08/22/20 at 3:57 am


It is what it is. The only thing this year has going for it is the music. Finally music is upbeat again like mainstream pop music should be. And finally it's not only trap anymore and that is on a noticeable decline. If only all the other bad stuff didn't happen.  :(


I just want music to be like it used to be back in the disco era.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Dundee on 08/22/20 at 1:48 pm

People were hyping the hell out of 2020 here for years, and look what happened... I think it's time to stop jinxing it for another year for the safety of everyone ;D

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: AL-B Mk. III on 08/22/20 at 2:43 pm


1968 was also pretty bad from what I heard/read about.


At least they had cool cars back then.  8)

https://barrettjacksoncdn.azureedge.net/staging/carlist/items/Fullsize/Cars/97721/97721_Front_3-4_Web.jpg

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Howard on 08/23/20 at 1:20 pm


People were hyping the hell out of 2020 here for years, and look what happened... I think it's time to stop jinxing it for another year for the safety of everyone ;D


People thought 2020 was supposed to be a futuristic year of all new technology and stuff.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: LyricBoy on 08/23/20 at 4:12 pm


People thought 2020 was supposed to be a futuristic year of all new technology and stuff.


Yeah, gotta wait at least another year for the flying cars.  :P

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Howard on 08/25/20 at 2:36 pm

God only knows what 2022 will bring.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Early2010sGuy on 08/25/20 at 3:53 pm

We'll see. The only good news I could give is that a few vaccine companies like Astrazeneca and Moderna is on Phase 2 or 3 trials already, so there's still hope for 2021, though lets be realistic, we don't know what the future will bring.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: batfan2005 on 08/26/20 at 8:23 pm

I was also thinking how things were strangely quiet in the late 2010's, especially 2018 and 2019, so we were due for a bad year. Sure enough, the late 2010's was the calm before the storm.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Howard on 08/27/20 at 1:44 pm

Will we be still wearing masks by '22?

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Voiceofthe70s on 08/27/20 at 3:07 pm


Will we be still wearing masks by '22?


We don't know, we're not fortune tellers.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Howard on 08/28/20 at 7:26 am


We don't know, we're not fortune tellers.


Yes we are.



Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Voiceofthe70s on 08/28/20 at 9:43 am


Yes we are.


Then how come we remember the past and not the future?

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Philip Eno on 08/28/20 at 9:44 am


Then how come we remember the past and not the future?
There's something wrong with the space-time continuum!

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Howard on 08/28/20 at 1:32 pm


Then how come we remember the past and not the future?


Cause that's all that we can remember.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Voiceofthe70s on 08/28/20 at 1:44 pm


Cause that's all that we can remember.


But you just said we were fortune tellers in your other post. So we remember the future according to you.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Howard on 08/28/20 at 1:55 pm


But you just said we were fortune tellers in your other post. So we remember the future according to you.


I am the almighty!

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Philip Eno on 08/28/20 at 2:12 pm


Cause that's all that we can remember.
In the past fortune telling was a popular occupation.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Voiceofthe70s on 08/28/20 at 2:42 pm


I am the almighty!


Jelly Shoes begs to differ!

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Philip Eno on 08/28/20 at 2:46 pm


Jelly Shoes begs to differ!
Jelly Shoes stand up high!

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Slim95 on 08/28/20 at 2:46 pm

What the future holds, no one knows.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Philip Eno on 08/28/20 at 2:54 pm


What the future holds, no one knows.
We can only speculate on the future.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Slim95 on 08/28/20 at 3:30 pm


We can only speculate on the future.

Yes, and reminisce on the past.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Philip Eno on 08/29/20 at 12:54 pm


Yes, and reminisce on the past.
We can learn from the past.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Howard on 08/29/20 at 3:13 pm


In the past fortune telling was a popular occupation.



And they used crystal balls.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Howard on 08/29/20 at 3:14 pm


What the future holds, no one knows.


only Nostradamus knows.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Howard on 08/29/20 at 3:15 pm


Yes, and reminisce on the past.


That's what I do sometimes about the past, I reminisce.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Philip Eno on 08/29/20 at 3:39 pm


only Nostradamus knows.
But he is long gone now?

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Voiceofthe70s on 08/29/20 at 3:43 pm



And they used crystal balls.


They used Jelly Shoes!!

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Howard on 08/29/20 at 3:49 pm


But he is long gone now?


Yes he is.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Philip Eno on 08/29/20 at 4:04 pm


Yes he is.
...and the Nostradamus quatrains of prophecies can easily misread.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Howard on 08/30/20 at 2:00 pm

https://cdn.kqed.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2020/04/Screen-Shot-2020-04-06-at-1.44.25-PM.png

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: karen on 08/30/20 at 2:54 pm

Proven to be false

https://www.reuters.com/article/uk-factcheck-coronavirus-nostradamus/false-claim-nostradamus-predicted-the-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKCN21R388

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Philip Eno on 08/30/20 at 3:52 pm


https://cdn.kqed.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2020/04/Screen-Shot-2020-04-06-at-1.44.25-PM.png
Totally misinterpreted!

There has been many twin years, 1616, 1717, 1818, 1919.

Queen is Regina not corona which means crown.

There are many different places in the east.

Humans usually get plague after being bitten by a rodent flea that is carrying the plague bacterium, coronaviruses (CoVs) are a family of viruses that cause respiratory and intestinal illnesses in humans and animals, they usually cause mild colds in people but the emergence of the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) epidemic in China in 2002–2003 and the Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) on the Arabian Peninsula in 2012 show they can also cause severe disease.

Italy has more than seven hills, it is Rome that was built on 7 hills.




Proven to be false

https://www.reuters.com/article/uk-factcheck-coronavirus-nostradamus/false-claim-nostradamus-predicted-the-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKCN21R388

All Nostradamus quatrains of prophecies are fake!

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Howard on 08/31/20 at 2:20 pm


Totally misinterpreted!

There has been many twin years, 1616, 1717, 1818, 1919.

Queen is Regina not corona which means crown.

There are many different places in the east.

Humans usually get plague after being bitten by a rodent flea that is carrying the plague bacterium, coronaviruses (CoVs) are a family of viruses that cause respiratory and intestinal illnesses in humans and animals, they usually cause mild colds in people but the emergence of the severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) epidemic in China in 2002–2003 and the Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) on the Arabian Peninsula in 2012 show they can also cause severe disease.

Italy has more than seven hills, it is Rome that was built on 7 hills.


All Nostradamus quatrains of prophecies are fake!



What about 2121?

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Philip Eno on 08/31/20 at 4:27 pm



What about 2121?
Yet to come, we have to wait and see?

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Howard on 09/01/20 at 7:32 am


Yet to come, we have to wait and see?


Nobody knows what will happen 100 years from now.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/01/20 at 10:42 am


Nobody knows what will happen 100 years from now.
We do not even know what tomorrow will bring?

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Howard on 09/01/20 at 2:08 pm


We do not even know what tomorrow will bring?


All I know I'll be working tomorrow.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/01/20 at 3:16 pm


All I know I'll be working tomorrow.
Your bus may breakdown?

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Howard on 09/03/20 at 8:10 am


Your bus may breakdown?


No thank god that didn't happen.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Howard on 09/04/20 at 2:16 pm

https://www.quantumrun.com/future-timeline/2022

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: batfan2005 on 09/11/20 at 7:38 am

I just had a thought come to mind yesterday. The 4 year cycle of ups and downs is like the 4 seasons within the year. The dark year can be compared to winter figuratively speaking (in real life I actually prefer the winter months in the climate I live in), then you have an uphill year that's like spring, and then you have a great year like summer (summer Olympics years used to be that type of year), and then you have a downhill year to represent fall showing signs that winter is coming, and then repeat cycle.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Slim95 on 09/11/20 at 12:05 pm


I just had a thought come to mind yesterday. The 4 year cycle of ups and downs is like the 4 seasons within the year. The dark year can be compared to winter figuratively speaking (in real life I actually prefer the winter months in the climate I live in), then you have an uphill year that's like spring, and then you have a great year like summer (summer Olympics years used to be that type of year), and then you have a downhill year to represent fall showing signs that winter is coming, and then repeat cycle.

I don't think there's any cycle things just happen when they happen. I can see some patterns and stuff in recent years and certain parallels but it's just a coincidence rather than a rule.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Sman12 on 09/12/20 at 8:45 am

I'm beginning to feel like 2021 is probably gonna be just as bad as 2020 if COVID persists (which forecasters assume it will). I wish the early 2020s didn't have to suck this badly.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: muppethammer26 on 09/16/20 at 5:30 pm

All the colorful face masks with different designs might be in bargain bins by 2022 or once Covid-19 dies down.

Subject: Re: Since 2020 sucked so bad does that mean 2022 will be a good year?

Written By: Howard on 09/17/20 at 8:13 am


All the colorful face masks with different designs might be in bargain bins by 2022 or once Covid-19 dies down.


How do you feel about wearing them?

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