I don't presume on Professor Hawking (and why isn't he higher than a CBE?) enough to call him "my" Stephen. At any rate, he's proven over many years that he knows what he's talking about. I doubt, since the Kabbalah is Jewish mysticism, that it says much about 2012, so that says right away that this person doesn't.
"Now everyone was giving her that kind of look UFOlogists get when they suddenly say, 'Hey, if you shade your eyes you can see it is just a flock of geese after all.'"
"You can't erase icing."
"I can't believe it doesn't work! I found it on the internet, man!"