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panache45 05-24-2019 02:57 AM

Count in binary.
 
Simple enough: count in binary.

1

gkster 05-24-2019 05:29 PM

Okayyy! Binary is great! Count me in!

10

Thudlow Boink 05-24-2019 05:36 PM

11

(There are 10 kinds of people in this world: those who understand binary and those who don't.)

GaryM 05-24-2019 05:43 PM

The 100 of July is my favorite holiday.

panache45 05-24-2019 06:04 PM

I'll have to plead the 101th.

Thin Ice 05-24-2019 06:25 PM

I'm planning on having 110 pallbearers at my funeral.

gkster 05-24-2019 07:38 PM

I've been thinking of the 111 seas and 111 wonders of the world

GaryM 05-24-2019 08:28 PM

Anyone remember 1000 O'clock coffee?

Thudlow Boink 05-24-2019 08:44 PM

Number 1001, number 1001, number 1001...

panache45 05-25-2019 02:24 AM

I'm so tired of counting in base 1010.

gkster 05-27-2019 05:12 PM

Thank Heaven for 111-1011

Thin Ice 05-27-2019 06:23 PM

I picked up a 1100-pack on the way home from work.

Civil Guy 05-27-2019 09:09 PM

Okay, what's so unlucky about 1101? Or so great about a baker's 1101?

panache45 05-28-2019 05:38 AM

The fingers of each of the 10 hands are composed of 1110 phalanxes.

Annie-Xmas 05-28-2019 09:01 AM

Should the age of consent be lowered to 1111?

Lumpy 05-28-2019 09:04 AM

Sweet 10000

Annie-Xmas 05-28-2019 09:14 AM

She was just 10001, you know what I mean?

gkster 05-28-2019 09:41 AM

Old enough to vote at 10010

panache45 05-28-2019 11:41 AM

"My aunt can get talking 10011 to the dozen if you get her on a topic she's passionate about."

snfaulkner 05-28-2019 11:43 AM

10100

Saint Cad 05-28-2019 11:46 AM

When in Vegas, my lucky number is 10101

Andy L 05-28-2019 11:52 AM

I'm 10110 now but I won't be for long

Annie-Xmas 05-28-2019 11:55 AM

10111 and counting

panache45 05-29-2019 04:25 AM

11000 blackbirds, baked in a pie.

Annie-Xmas 05-29-2019 08:16 AM

My birthdate is the 110001 of December.

Kamino Neko 05-29-2019 08:31 AM

December has a 39th?

(Ignoring the typo...)

11010 by Paramore.

gkster 05-29-2019 09:44 AM

Jimi Hendrix, Jim Morrison, Janis Joplin, Kurt Cobain and other members of the 11011 club...

panache45 05-29-2019 12:50 PM

Yesterday was the 11100th of May.

Thin Ice 05-29-2019 05:50 PM

This is post #11101 of this thread.

panache45 05-29-2019 06:16 PM

Don't trust anyone over 11110.

gkster 05-29-2019 11:34 PM

Baskin-Robbins has 11111 flavors, yum!

panache45 05-30-2019 12:20 AM

The freezing point of water at standard atmospheric pressure is 100000 degrees Fahrenheit.

Thin Ice 05-30-2019 06:55 AM

Old record albums play at 100001.01010101001 RPM.

Annie-Xmas 05-30-2019 09:05 AM

Bo knows 100011

FastDan1 05-30-2019 10:38 AM

What do you have against 100010?

panache45 05-31-2019 02:11 AM

(Annie marches to a different binary drummer.)

So now it's time for 100100.

Kimble 05-31-2019 02:56 AM

Personally, my normal body temperature is a little bit shy of 100101 degrees Celsius.

panache45 05-31-2019 03:09 AM

There are 100110 slots in an American roulette wheel (European roulette has no zero, so uses only 100101 slots).

Kamino Neko 05-31-2019 03:46 AM

100111 is divine.

FastDan1 05-31-2019 10:15 AM

If anyone needs me, I'll be out in the back 101000.

gkster 05-31-2019 11:54 AM

In the Bible, 101000 gets all the love (days and nights, years in the wilderness), but Mozart wrote 101001 symphonies, and the 101001st (the "Jupiter") is one of the greatest.

FastDan1 05-31-2019 01:55 PM

The answer to the ultimate question of life, the universe and everything is 101010.

Thin Ice 05-31-2019 02:20 PM

NASCAR owns the number 101011, used by Richard Petty Motorsports.

panache45 05-31-2019 04:03 PM

There are 101100 candles in a box of Hanukkah candles.

dropzone 05-31-2019 04:09 PM

This is easy! One, two, three, four.... All that changes is how you represent it in numerals.

panache45 06-01-2019 05:33 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by dropzone (Post 21674026)
This is easy! One, two, three, four.... All that changes is how you represent it in numerals.

Thank you for threadshitting.

Now, to keep the thread count correct, I have to post two:

Those little records with the big holes are called 101101s.

And there are 101110 major peaks of the Adirondack mountain range. People who have climbed all of them are called "101110ers".

gkster 06-01-2019 07:56 AM

The 101111 ronin are samurai legendary in Japan for avenging their lord.

panache45 06-01-2019 07:21 PM

Johann Sebastian Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier is informally known as The 110000 because it consists of a prelude and a fugue in each major and minor key, for a total of 110000 pieces.

panache45 06-03-2019 07:05 AM

The San Francisco 110001ers.

gkster 06-03-2019 12:35 PM

A golden anniversary, celebrating 110010 years.


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