Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Happy Double Ten Day!

Today is Double Ten Day in the Rebublic of China. 

Well, it's actually double ten day everywhere (10/10) except New Zealand who apparently are never on the same day as the rest of the world somehow (international date line or something).

However in ROC October tenth is celebrated as independance day.  Hooray.

The symbol for Double Ten Day is fairly inoccuous, here it is:

But what I find truly disturbing is that Google Translate says that there is a Traditional Chinese spelling for Cthulhu (I hope this stays in-font on everyone's browsers):


The Chinese came up with everything first!


Anonymous said...

Where do you come up with all of the information you have? It never ceases to amaze me what type of information you will have in your brain. Where do you get all of your information???? Inquiring minds want to know........... Love you so much. xoxoxoxxoxo Auntie Char ;-p

Inner Prop said...

I was looking something up on Wikipedia and Wikipedia has several things on the home page. One of the things they have is Today in History, and another is a random topic of the day.