You've probably heard speculation about what the Mayan calendar means for us. The outer cycle which began August 11, 3114 BCE ends on December 21st of this year? What does that mean? The end of the world, as some say, or something changed, or nothing? There is certainly lore about the calendar's history to tell us that there might be something.
And then, let's not forget the other systems which have counts focusing on now, notably the beginning of the Aquarian age, according to most astrologers.
And, so, what might this mean? Look, and then see what your own conclusions are!