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  • LeBron James number 23
    LeBron James will wear number 23 for the Cavaliers again
    Good news for all you Cavs fans that didn’t burn your jerseys in 2010, LeBron James will wear number 23 again for the Cleveland Cavaliers. King James made the announcement on his Twitter feed yesterday to the delight of all the Cleveland...
  • There are nine major planets in the solar system.
    Facts about the number 9
    0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9 are the ten numbers that make up every other number! Nine is the ninth number in the numeral system and it is also the highest single-digit number.Cats are said to be lucky and have “nine lives.” The...
  • In China eight is considered to be a lucky number because it sounds like a word that means “to generate wealth.”
    Facts about the number 8
    0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9 are the ten numbers that make up every other number! Eight is the eighth number in the numeral system and it also one of the most uniquely shaped and recognizable numbers. Eight is the third number that stays the...
  • Snow White was famously paired with seven dwarves!
    Facts about the number 7
    0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9 are the ten numbers that make up every other number! Seven is the seventh number in the numeral system and it is also a prime number.“Hept” and “sept” means seven. Hence, a heptagon is a...
  • Dice have six sides.
    Facts about the number 6
    0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9 are the ten numbers that make up every other number! Six is the sixth number in the numeral system and half of twelve. Hence, a six pack of something is commonly referred to as a “half dozen.”Six is a...
  • Court website publishes social security numbers
    Court website publishes social security numbers
    The public access website for the Montgomery County Clerk of Courts publishes social security numbers, birth dates and addresses of people involved in cases. This is not something isolated to Montgomery County, as numerous lawsuits have been filed...
  • Nets to retire Kidd's number
    Nets to retire Kidd's number
    In what promises to be a landmark season for the Brooklyn Nets, they've tabbed another night for celebration.Prior to Brooklyn's Oct. 17 preseason game against the Miami Heat, the franchise will retire new head coach Jason Kidd's No. 5...
  • Jamie Pemberton (L) speaks with Scott Griffin, a recruiter for Paradies Fort
    U.S. jobless claims tick downward
    Today, the U.S. Labor Department announced that 346,000 individuals on a seasonally adjusted basis filed for initial state unemployment insurance benefits for the week ending on Saturday, June 22. The number released earlier this morning...
  • Job Seekers
    U.S. jobless claims move in the wrong direction
    After three weeks of better than expected jobless claims, today’s report was weaker than expected. Last week, the U.S. Labor Department estimated that 360,000 people filed for initial jobless claims. The consensus estimate expected the...
  •  Intel CEO Paul Otellini
    April’s U.S. retail sales surprises to the upside
    This morning, the U.S. Census Bureau News released the U.S. retail sales number for April. According to Bloomberg, the sales number was expected to drop .3%, when compared to March’s retail sales data on a seasonal adjusted basis, as well as...
  • Las Vegas Home for Sale
    Las Vegas Well On Its Way To Recovery
    The latest housing numbers for Las Vegas are in and they are painting quite the picture of growth and recovery! At the moment, inventory is nearly non-existent. That’s due to a combination of factors including the lowest home prices in 15...
  • The Mystical Torah
    Judaism's mystical number is seven
    Judaism has a plethora of repeated symbols, secret meanings, hidden words and encoded messages. These ‘codes’ have become a common reminder to Jews to carefully look not only at the word of God, but between the words as well. One of...
  • Pi is a transcendental number, the same as e: are they equal?
    About April fools' day Pi hoax and other thoughts: if Pi is indeed equal e?
    As the April fools' day of spring is upon us, it’s safe to assume that the entire Internet content will be saturated with funny hoax/prank stories, like the Alabama’s decision to round down the number Pi to 3.0. Even though...