[LMB] OT: Prime News

Sylvia McIvers sylviamcivers at gmail.com
Mon Nov 13 22:33:58 GMT 2017


On Mon, Nov 13, 2017 at 2:25 PM, A. Marina Fournier <saffronrose at me.com>
wrote:

> On Nov 13, 2017, at 10:56 AM, Marc Wilson <marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk> wrote:
> >
> > On Sun, 12 Nov 2017 10:23:26 -0500, Sylvia McIvers
> > <sylviamcivers at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> >> Today is Sunday 11-12-17.
> >> Tomorrow is the right Christian date of 11-13-17, a rare case of
> sequential
> >> primes.
> >
> > Only in Stupid-date-format-land.
> >
> > https://twitter.com/donohoe/status/597876118688026624
>
> Marina:
> Ever since I encountered it in high school, I prefer the ddmmyyyy format:
> I cross my sevens and sometimes my oughts.
>
>
Why prefer one over the other? *is curious*
The problem of alternate mm/dd or dd/mm is when both numbers are under 13,
and sim-communication can happen secretly.


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