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"Woe to you, Oh Earth and Sea, for the Devil sends the beast with wrath, because he knows the time is short... Let him who hath understanding reckon the number of the beast for it is a human number, its number is Six hundred and sixty six"

I've reached 666 XP points on the 25th of December, 2003, at 33 minutes before midnight (my localtime). Is it a coincidence that I reached this amount of points on Christmas day? Am I the anti-christ?

Thanks to jZed for pointing out the upcoming 666 threshold.

Saint b10m

I reached sainthood on May 18th 2004, being Saint 284. Time to take out the pesky <nos‎crip‎t> tags ;-)


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