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As a follow up to yesterday's post about 1987 and 2013, here's another peculiarity I recently learned about. The words for the ten digits we use so much in all of our math are lacking something. Anyone care to guess what that might be?
Zero One Two Three Four Five Six Seven Eight Nine
I am Canadian. [heard in a local bar]
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I thinking it was easy as you hinted to it heavily in the way you posed it i.e. 'what are they lacking' as they were in word form it could only be a letter, then it was just a case of working out which one.
".45 ACP - because shooting twice is just silly" - JSOP, 2010 ----- You can never have too much ammo - unless you're swimming, or on fire. - JSOP, 2010 ----- "Why don't you tie a kerosene-soaked rag around your ankles so the ants won't climb up and eat your candy ass." - Dale Earnhardt, 1997
oCtillion or the proposed new name of oKtillion - leaving deCillion to provide a use for C.
...leaving only J as the sole letter not included in the number gang.
- Life in the fast lane is only fun if you live in a country with no speed limits.
- Of all the things I have lost, it is my mind that I miss the most.
- I vaguely remember having a good memory...