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Re^2: I'm looking forward to 2011 the way I once looked forward to ..

by Illuminatus (Curate)
on Jan 18, 2011 at 14:47 UTC ( #882891=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to Re: I'm looking forward to 2011 the way I once looked forward to ..
in thread I'm looking forward to 2011 the way I once looked forward to ..

I should have been more specific. I was really only referring to most of the numeric date years. You couldn't 'look forward' to 1492, when the event that is most identified with that year could not have been known ahead of time. Ditto 1776 and 1941. You could make the case for 2001 and 2010, based on AC Clarke's books, though. Few people 'look forward' to the year they stop drinking before they finally make the decision, ditto the divorce option. Just picking nits...

fnord


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