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It's 090909, last of the single-digit dates for almost a century

Original post made on Sep 9, 2009

Today--and this date, particularly--represents the latest round of repeated, single-digit dates for almost a century, until January 1, 2101.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, September 9, 2009, 7:50 AM

Comments (7)

Posted by kim, a resident of Castlewood Heights
on Sep 9, 2009 at 8:43 am

WOW!!


Posted by Ho Hum, a resident of Foothill Farms
on Sep 9, 2009 at 8:54 am

So what about 10-10-10, 11-11-11, 12-12-12? 090909 is not a big deal! The most significant date is 121212............which is the last time digits can be repeated for almost a century. Single digits? Ho Hum!!!


Posted by your an idiot, a resident of Canyon Oaks
on Sep 9, 2009 at 9:13 am

hey ho hum, 10, 11 and 12 arent single digits. theyre double. idiot


Posted by Ho Hum, a resident of Foothill Farms
on Sep 9, 2009 at 9:32 am

I said, "single digit? Ho Hum? Guess you missed the point. I am not an idiot. I was just making an observation. Hardly worth a debate.


Posted by Timothy T, a resident of Downtown
on Sep 9, 2009 at 9:54 am

That is really strange! IS THIS SOMETHING OBAMA DID???? [sic]


Posted by 101010, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Sep 9, 2009 at 10:07 am

[Post removed due to same poster using multiple names]


Posted by ???, a resident of Amador Estates
on Sep 9, 2009 at 8:57 pm

Who cares.

I think this is called "filler" in the newspaper world.


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