Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Question 666: Unleash who from where?

  • The following are the descriptions of __X__. However, its more popular connotations are not given. ID X & the more popular connotations

    §  __X__ is the magic sum, or sum of the magic constants of a six by six magic square, any row or column of which adds up to 111.
    §  The sum of all the numbers on a roulette wheel is __X__ 
    §  __X__  was a winning lottery number in the 1980 Pennsylvania Lottery scandal, in which equipment was tampered to favor certain numbers as each of the three individual random digits.
    §  __X__  was the original name of the Macintosh SevenDust computer virus that was discovered in 1998.
    §  In the Bible,__X__ is the number of talents of gold Solomon collected each year 
    §  In the Bible, __X__  is the number of Adonikam's descendants who return to Jerusalem and Judah from the Babylonian exile
    §  The number __X__ is a frequent visual element of Aryan Brotherhood tattoos.
    §  In Kabbalistic Judaism __X__ represents the creation and perfection of the world.

Question 665: It's LeGen...wait for it...

Sometime in 1680, this odd looking gentleman:

proposed to aid and assist the merchants of France in developing and promoting their economy and asked __X__ how this could be achieved. __X__ responded by saying __Y__.  __Y__ went on to become a very often used term in economics especially with reference to free trade and doing whatever the hell you want.

Identify X and tell me what Y is.
Don't bother about the gentleman in the picture.

Not a Question!

This isn't a question. Just something you ought to see!

This is a picture taken directly above these camels in the desert at sunset.  It is considered one of the best pictures of the year.  Look closely, the camels are the little white lines in the picture.  The black you see are just the shadows!!