christine (cme2694) wrote in thequestionclub,
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The new decade: Does it start in a week and a half, on January 1st, 2010? Or does it start in a year on January 1st, 2011?

I suppose this question goes back to if the new century started in 2000 or 2001?

Was there a year zero in the big BC to AD changeover?

(Yes, these are the things that we discuss at my house, we are 100% nerds)
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  • It's my jam!

    What is your favourite musical or movie soundtrack? Mine for some reason is Heavy Metal--lots of great songs on there!

  • (no subject)

    What is your favourite kitchen gadget or tool? (I remember some of you love your stand mixers--I still haven't gotten around to selling ours) What's…

  • How to represent sounds

    So we all know that English sucks when it comes to consistency in how letters and combinations thereof are used for various sounds. Pacific Ocean,…