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Re: (And A Rant About "The New Millenium Hoax")

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Certainly there was a year 0, by default.  Just like there was a year -2000.
The world existed and time went by.  Dionysius based his calendar on an
event that happened over 500 year before his time.  He may have been off a
little but given the technology of the era he didn't do too bad.  Our
calendar is completely arbitrary.  Today has a 1/365 chance of being the
anniversary of the big bang.  Happy New Year.

----- Original Message -----
From: Christopher Wright <chrisw(--nospam--at)>
To: <seaint(--nospam--at)>
Sent: Monday, December 27, 1999 3:43 PM
Subject: RE: (And A Rant About "The New Millenium Hoax")

> >There was no "year 0" in "Dennis the Short's" calendar. We began counting
> >1 A.D. Years 1-1000 were the first millenium A.D.; Years 1001-2000 are
> >second millenium. The Third Millenium starts in 2001!
> Ah yes, but the occult power is in all those zeroes--three in a row. Just
> loaded with cosmic energy. Like when your car odometer turns over 100000
> miles and the headlights spin around and change colors and you can only
> get new age music on the radio.
> Christopher Wright P.E.    |"They couldn't hit an elephant from
> chrisw(--nospam--at)        | this distance"   (last words of Gen.
> ___________________________| John Sedgwick, Spotsylvania 1864)