Its some peoples new religion (and Gore has even spoken in these terms). - Youd think people would be happy that maybe they didnt have to worry about this 'waiting disaster' wouldn't you ? - - Well, not if its a matter of faith & personal identity. But this isnt the first time for such a scam, to say the least. The scope of the fraud & level of the greed of the gangsters is unmatched, however. See "Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds" written in 1852 by Charles MacKay and with accounts going back hundreds of years.