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goatee-stroking musing, or something

get yer fives on!

Hey, it’s 05/05/05; the one day that Americans, Canadians, and Europeans agree that it’s the same.

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computers suck

99 years out of code: Y2K was so five years ago

plastic water bottle: bottled 1904, use by 1906
As seen on bottled water in a Holiday Inn Express: Produced 1904, Use By 1906. Either some grand conspiracy has kept the Edwardian invention of PET bottles and computerised inkjet printing out of the public eye, or somebody somewhere hasn’t quite got their date printing right.