What makes 100s or 1000s so special?

tomerez
09-21-2003, 02:18 PM
What makes a hundredth or thousandth so special? Why do we celebrate only 100th or 500th goal or 1000th point or whatever. What sets these numbers apart from any other number? What makes them so special?

On that note, I'd like to celebrate my 404th post on HF.

Obviously, I'm Bored

Unholy Diver
09-21-2003, 02:22 PM
people like round numbers

im closing in on gordie howes nhl total of 1850 pts as we speak

tomerez
09-21-2003, 02:25 PM
people like round numbers

im closing in on gordie howes nhl total of 1850 pts as we speak
but why do ppl like round numbers? and who the hell says whats a round number? Why can't 404 be a round number?

Unholy Diver
09-21-2003, 02:30 PM
4's have too many sharp corners on them

tomerez
09-21-2003, 02:32 PM
how bout 606? or 609? or 699? or 888? they're all round, the list goes on...

tomerez
09-21-2003, 02:34 PM
or 666 :O

I'm just asking for a Jihad