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Why 09/09/09 Is So Special?



In Florida, at least one county clerk's office is offering a one-day wedding special for $99.99.



Everyone from brides and grooms to movie studio execs are celebrating the upcoming calendrical anomaly in their own way.



Any grade-schooler could tell you, for example, that the sum of the two-digits resulting from nine multiplied by any other single-digit number will equal nine. So 9x3=27, and 2+7=9.



Multiply nine by any two, three or four-digit number and the sums of those will also break down to nine. For example: 9x62 = 558; 5+5+8=18; 1+8=9.



Sept. 9 also happens to be the 252nd day of the year (2 + 5 +2)...



Loving 9


(Yahoo News)

Have special plans this 09/09/09?

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MommyOfJayden23

Asked by MommyOfJayden23 at 10:37 AM on Sep. 9, 2009 in Just for Fun

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Answers (11)
  • No plans except to sleep that day away.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:39 AM on Sep. 9, 2009

  • could be worse it could be 06/06/06......yikes....or the terrifying 12/12 hmmmm
    nana77500

    Answer by nana77500 at 10:39 AM on Sep. 9, 2009

  • It's just an unusual occurance. So it gets attention.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:39 AM on Sep. 9, 2009

  • My plan is to do homework
    san-1

    Answer by san-1 at 10:43 AM on Sep. 9, 2009

  • What's so unusal. It happens every year 1/1/1, 2/2/2, 3/3/3 okay there was no 0/0/2000, but there will be a 10/10/2010
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:03 AM on Sep. 9, 2009

  • Wait until next year, 10/10/10,now that's exciting.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:10 AM on Sep. 9, 2009

  • It's my mom's 50th birthday today! She was born on 9/9/59 =) Imagine the kid that was born on 9/9/99, now that's special!
    caitxrawks

    Answer by caitxrawks at 11:14 AM on Sep. 9, 2009

  • could be worse it could be 06/06/06......yikes....or the terrifying 12/12 hmmmm

    My niece was born on that 06/06/06 she is a little monster we call her Amyian.lol
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:18 AM on Sep. 9, 2009

  • My friend was born August, 8 1988 so 8/8/88. She has a cool birthday.
    wendydeb7

    Answer by wendydeb7 at 11:19 AM on Sep. 9, 2009

  • We have are state fair going on so we are going there once my DD wakes up.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:24 AM on Sep. 9, 2009

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