This system is the most commonly used time notation in the world today, and is the international standard (ISO 8601) notation for time of day.The 27 Club is a term used to refer to popular musicians who have died at the age of 27, often as a result of drug and alcohol abuse.Spain's equivalent of April Fools' day is December 28.
In a don't-push-the-red-button Cold War-esque maneuver, Hillary Clinton released this ad during the 2008 primary season, asking voters who they would want to lead the country during a world crisis. Mathematics: the fourth prime number; a happy number.
Sleeping children, a ringing telephone, the undertone of grave importance heard in the speaker's voice, it's all there and frankly, kind of creepy. Religion: the Number Seven in the 7 days of Creation is typological and the Number Seven appears commonly elsewhere in the Bible; 7 deadly sins; 7 virtues.
The number of musicians who have died at this age and the circumstances of many of those deaths has given rise to the idea that premature deaths at this age are unusually common.
Brian Jones, Alan Wilson, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin and Jim Morrison died between 19, although a possible connection between their same death-age was not reported in the public press.
Although some relations were occasionally noticed, those rather remained a side note.
It was not until the death of Kurt Cobain, about two and a half decades after the last occurred, that the first idea of a "27 Club" was spread in the public perception.
Unlucky 13: the number 13 is considered to be an unlucky number in some countries; Friday the 13th has been considered the unluckiest day of the month; at Jesus Christ's last supper, there were thirteen people around the table, counting Christ and the twelve apostles; on Friday the 13th of October, 1307, King Philip IV of France ordered the arrest of the Knights Templar. The Nineteenth Hole is a slang term used in golf, generally referring to a pub, bar, or restaurant on or near the golf course, very often the clubhouse itself.
A standard round of golf has only eighteen holes, so golfers will say they are at the 'Nineteenth Hole', meaning they are enjoying a drink after the game. Having good vision and able to see without glasses; meeting a standard of normal visual acuity.
Marked by facilely accurate discernment, judgment, or assessment. Duncan Mac Dougall weighed six patients while they were in the process of dying from tuberculosis in an old age home.