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1085. That's 900 years before the Toronto Blue Jays won the American League East for the first time.
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1086: 1,000 years before the Challenger explosion.
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1087: Ten from 1097. (heheheh)
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1092: 600 years before the beginning of the Salem Witch Trials.
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1093: Nine hundred years before the Toronto Blue Jays win their second World Series championship!
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1094: 700 years before coffee is forbidden by royal decree in Sweden.
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1095: 700 years before Swedes have trouble getting going in the morning.

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1097: 800 years before the word computer is first used to refer to a mechanical calculation device.
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1099, yet another IRS form
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1101. No space odyssey in those days.
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1103. Getting closer all the time.
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1105. Feels like we're almost there.
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I know, right?

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In the year 1107, Chinese money was first printed in 3 colors, to thwart counterfeiting.
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1111, a great number!
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1115, comprised of two prime numbers (one repeated twice) but not itself a prime number.
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1116, the IRS form for Foreign Tax Credit
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1118 who do we appreciate? (the next cheater, is who)
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We haven't had one of these for a bit: MCXXIII.
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Have we had one of these?

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How about hexadecimal?

466.
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eleven thirty. Do you know where your children are? Spouses?
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