03 October 2012

some things about 23.

23 is a prime number - the first two-digit prime number without a twin prime.

according to the birthday paradox, if there are 23 random people placed in a room, there is a 50% chance that two of those people will have the same birthday.

human cells have 23 pairs of chromosomes.

the 23rd psalm in the books of psalms in the old testment contains some of the most quoted and well-known scripture ever.

23 is one of the numbers from the LOST sequence (okay that was not that interesting, but i just wanted to throw that one in)

remember that time i compared myself to lebron james?  his number was 23 back then.

2-3 zone > man-to-man defense in basketball.  always.

dr. pepper has 23 flavors.  i have no idea what that really means, but that soda is one of the great loves of my life.

but most importantly...

23 is not 22.



it's going to be better.  for realz this time.

postscript:


my sisters (and brother-in-law) are hilarious.

4 comments:

  1. I was thinking about you on your birthday, but didn't know if I should wish you a happy one because I happen to remember that you (used to?) hate celebrating your big day. Anyway, glad it was happy :)

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  2. aww, that's so nice of you!! thanks so much!

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  3. That's awesome...love trivia like this! xoxo

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