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Jim Mahan
08-18-2018, 07:58 AM
Oh eight one eight one eight.


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Thirty-eight years ago today, I separated from Uncles Sam's Air Force. That date was oh eight one eight eight oh

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And I was .0000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 00000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 00000008 light years away then.

Paul Pless
08-18-2018, 08:18 AM
Ďspecially at 8:18 a.m.

Jim Mahan
08-18-2018, 08:36 AM
Time zone, dude, I didn't even notice. Here it was six-eighteen. Spooky.

:d

Peerie Maa
08-18-2018, 08:39 AM
Only in the USA. It is 18/08/18 14.39 here

wizbang 13
08-18-2018, 08:40 AM
I left on my 7 year cruise aboard Woodwind on 8.8.88.
Luckiest day of the Century.

amish rob
08-18-2018, 08:41 AM
Wait.

Thatís TODAY?!

I gotta go. Iím late.

Peace,
Robert

CWSmith
08-18-2018, 09:20 AM
And I was .0000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 00000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000 00000008 light years away then.

Oh, you need to take into account the motion of the Sun through the galaxy at about 24 km/s (local relative speed). I think you may be further away than you believe. :)

Paul Pless
08-18-2018, 09:21 AM
^ yeah, mahan's really 'out there' :D