Today is December 12, 2012.
It is also the 28th of Kislev, 5773 in the Jewish Calendar.
It is also the 28 of Muharram, 1434 according to Islamic Calendar.
And of course, it is 188.8.131.52.11 according to the Mayan Calendar.
People are funny animals. We look for patterns. What looks like a pattern in on system of organization may mean absolutely nothing, in another.
Because we look for patterns, because we are biologically designed to look for patterns, we sometimes see patterns where there really isn’t anything, but randomness or an artifact of a system of organization. (more…)