Numbers People - Does "2011" Look Strange To You?

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by greenfamilyfarms, Dec 31, 2010.

  1. greenfamilyfarms

    greenfamilyfarms Big Pippin'

    Feb 27, 2008
    Elizabethtown, NC
    I'm a numbers person. For example, I eat french fries in 2's. When I read something I notice the number of letters in each word. Weird, I know, but that's me.

    Does the number "2011" look funny to anybody else besides me? It looks unbalanced and strange to me.
  2. kla37

    kla37 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 18, 2010
    Hillsborough, NC USA
    Now that you mention it, it does. [​IMG]
  3. CrazyChickieMama

    CrazyChickieMama Chillin' With My Peeps

    Feb 23, 2008
    Bolton, NC
    Thanks....I was trying to avoid it. I only like numbers that can be divided down to 2.
    This coming year is going to be a pita.
  4. 3goodeggs

    3goodeggs pays attention sporadically

    May 22, 2009
    North Central Florida
    don't think of it as 11. Think of it as two ones. so, 20 (1+1)
    so now you have your 2. This year you can eat fries by 2's twice as fast! [​IMG]

    If I understood binomials life might be easier... or, not.
  5. mom'sfolly

    mom'sfolly Overrun With Chickens

    Feb 15, 2007
    Austin area, Texas
    Weird...I prefer odd numbers to even. And in the lower number ranges, prime numbers are even better. I think it is weird that people can have preferences for something as neutral as a number....

    So in my world....

    My current age of 47 is better than next year's age of 48. 49 is better because it is a square of a prime, but 51 is better still because it is prime.

    I have a friend who married quickly after getting engaged because she wanted to get married in an odd numbered year, but didn't want to wait over a year.
  6. firedancer57

    firedancer57 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Aug 25, 2010
    Lurking in the corner
    2011 looks odd but actually is an even number in numerology. Take 2+0+1+1= 4 or 20+1+1=22 which taken down is 2+2=4 or 20+11=31 taken down is 3+1=4

    The number 4 is creation. A new beginning, a birth or a new job. Even in the Chinese definitions of numbers it can have a bad note as in death, but even in death there is always a new beginning, but on the same breath the #4 is associated with water and water means money...

    Just my two cents. Have a happy new year!
  7. 3goodeggs

    3goodeggs pays attention sporadically

    May 22, 2009
    North Central Florida
    I know 2011 will be better. I feel it. All the other times, I was just hoping. Now that I know what 4 means, all is good! [​IMG]
    What does two mean? It's my fav number.
    Which, yes! How strange that we have fav numbers. or that we like evens or odds better than the other. People brains are interesting. [​IMG]
  8. sourland

    sourland Broody Magician Premium Member

    May 3, 2009
    New Jersey
    I am also a "numbers" person. Lately 222 has been haunting me. It's everywhere tha:lol:t I look. Can't wait for 1/11/11 and even better 11/11/11.
  9. The Chicken Lady

    The Chicken Lady Moderator Staff Member

    Apr 21, 2008
    West Michigan
    Quote:Me, too! I love dates like that. [​IMG]
  10. I have WHAT in my yard?

    I have WHAT in my yard? Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 24, 2008
    Eggberg, PA
    I am haunted by numbers. 2, 4 and 7 come up SO often other people are creeped out by it.

    My house number, my land line, and both my and DHs cell phones all have those three numbers in differing orders.

    And I was born on the 22nd and DH was born on the 11th. Our kids were born on the 12th and the 21st.

    2011 looks odd but I think it will be fine and 2012 has no issue to me whatsoever.

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