Happy winter solstice, everybody - now, the countdown to apocalypse…

It's the winter solstice! Well, technically the winter solstice occurred a few hours ago, at 05:30 GMT (that's 12:30 a.m. EST), but you get the idea. The point is, the winter solstice just happened, and that means a few things for those of us living in the Northern Hemisphere. » 12/22/11 7:20am 12/22/11 7:20am