33. The Favorite.



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Define Favorite”

fa·vor·ite

adjective
adjective: favourite; adjective: favorite
  1. 1.
    preferred before all others of the same kind.
    “their favorite Italian restaurant”
    synonyms: best-loved, most-liked, favored, dearest Mor



the number thirty three is my very favorite number.



How do you even choose a favorite number.

I literally have no clue where my partiality for one particular number came from.

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Maybe DISNYLAND did it to me.

Yesterday I posted facts about
Sheldon Coopers
Favorite number so today..



Here are the facts of the number

33

MOSTLY PASTED FROM WIKI
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/33_(number)

IN SCIENCE

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  • A normal human spine has 33 vertebrae when the bones that form the coccyx are counted individually.

  • 33 degrees is, according to the Newton scale, the temperature at which water boils.

IN ASTRONOMY

  • Messier object M33, a magnitude 7.0 galaxy in the constellation Triangulum, also known as the Triangulum Galaxy.

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  • The Saros number of the solar eclipse series which began on -1982 August 2 and ended on -485 January 17. The duration of Saros series 33 was 1496.5 years, and it contained 84 solar eclipses.
  • The Saros number of the lunar eclipse series which began on -1662 May 22 and ended on -364 July 10. The duration of Saros series 33 was 1298.1 years, and it contained 73 lunar eclipses.

DEFINE

saros

noun, Astronomy

1.

the period of 223 synodic months, equaling 6585.32 days or 18 years, 11.32 days (or 10.32 days if 5 leap years occur in the interval), after which eclipses repeat but are shifted 120° west.

IN RELIGION

  • The divine name Elohim appears 33 times in the story of creation in the opening chapters of Genesis.

  • Jesus‘s age when he was crucified in 33 A.D., according to many Christian traditions, though not verified historically.

  • According to Al-Ghazali the dwellers of Heaven will exist eternally in a state of being age 33.

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  • Islamic prayer beads are generally arranged in sets of 33, corresponding to the widespread use of this number in dhikr rituals. Such beads may number thirty-three in total or three distinct sets of thirty-three for a total of ninety-nine, corresponding to the names of God.

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  • 33 is not only a numerical representation of “the Star of David,” but also the numerical equivalent of AMEN: 1+13+5+14=33.

  • the highest degree in the Scottish Rite of Freemasonry

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OTHER FACTS ON 33

  • A significant number in modern numerology, one of the master numbers along with 11 and 22
  • In French, Italian, Romanian, Spanish and Portuguese, the word a patient is usually asked to say when a doctor is listening to his or her lungs with a stethoscope (Trente-Trois, Trentatrè, Treizeci şi trei, Treinta y Tres and Trinta e Três)

  • The number printed on all Rolling Rock beer labels (this will now be my favorite beer)

  • ’33’ is a Vietnamese beer that American soldiers became familiar with during the war.

  • ’33’ (three-three) is a Nigerian produced brand of beer.

  • Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer used to be advertised as “Blended 33 to 1”.

  • The namesake of the private club, Club 33, located in Disneyland’s New Orleans Square.

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  • One of the symbols of Ku Klux Klan. (K is the 11th letter of the alphabet, 3 times 11 is 33, KKK)
  • 2008 is the first time in 33 years that the United States has sent a satellite to explore and orbit Mercury (January 15, 2008)

  • The number 33 was discovered to lead to the essential meaning of life (the Bible) in Dan Brown’s 2009 novel “The Lost Symbol”.

WOW
I have just been educated on my favorite number!

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