So, was today special for you?

  Forum Editor 20:19 12 Dec 2012
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We've all lived through a unique day in calendar history - 12/12/12

The next time three date numbers align will be the first of January 3001, and no doubt there'll be a thread about it then.

All of us will be long gone, as will our children, and their children, and their children, and their children, and their children... and so on.

  Quickbeam 20:40 12 Dec 2012

Hmmmmm...

  Brumas 21:48 12 Dec 2012

I should imagine Father Christmas will be still around, as concerned, and still reassuring the children of the 31st century of the magic of Christmas :o}

  Forum Editor 22:23 12 Dec 2012

N47.

"Was not 10/10/10 and 11/11/11 unique also?"

Obviously they were, but that's not the point. Today was the last time - it will not happen again for another 990 years.

  Nontek 22:51 12 Dec 2012

At my age Every day is special!

  spuds 23:48 12 Dec 2012

A unique day, I cannot even remember what happened yesterday, and tomorrow, I hope I can remember what I did today.

Must be an age thing?.

  Quickbeam 07:51 13 Dec 2012

I wonder if there will be a thread about the 100+ billion global population that we didn't manage to control in the 21st century creeping further up the receding shoreline?

  morddwyd 07:58 13 Dec 2012

"We've all lived through a unique day"

" it will not happen again for another 990 years."

Then it ain't unique!

However, Gretna Green had its busiest day ever.

  Al94 09:14 13 Dec 2012

The next consecutive date is on 01/01/2101 not 3001

  spuds 09:57 13 Dec 2012

Chronos the 2nd

Truly sorry to hear about your experiences, but like you I find things are changing as to what we expect but don't seem to get.

But when we bring these subject up, we appear to be accused of moaning, and not accepting the necessary and required changes laid before you!.

Mentioning seating arrangements on trains, I saw a documentary the other week about such thing. Apparently there are very strict laws nowadays in the UK for animal transportation, but very little for the paying public.

Apologies for going off thread, but I had to have my unique daily moan.

  spuds 09:59 13 Dec 2012

Should have mentioned: "Well it is the 13th" unlucky for some :O)

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