January 1st, 2013

Happy non-euphonious New Year!

There’s something about 2013 that doesn’t fall trippingly off the tongue.

A friend pointed out that it’s the first year since 1987 that doesn’t have a double digit in it. Perhaps that’s it. Or perhaps it’s that 13.

Whatever. Let’s hope it’s a very good year, and much better than the last one.

5 Responses to “Happy non-euphonious New Year!”

  1. Sam L. Says:

    And 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, & 2019.

    Hold on, They’re Coming!

  2. KLSmith Says:

    It’s a Crappy Obama New Year!

  3. expat Says:

    Sam L., What happens when we get 2 sets in 2020?

  4. Gary Rosen Says:

    If 2013 is anywhere near as good as 1987, when Reagan was President, I will be stunned. Even with the stock market crash (that we recovered from very quickly).

  5. Charles Says:

    “. . . it’s the first year since 1987 that doesn’t have a double digit in it.”

    Man, anything, just about anything to avoid blaming Obama and his supporters for the mess were are in.

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