This one is a little meta. I just moved this website from a WordPress.com account, to a standalone install of WordPress at our own domain, 108stories.com . In moving everything over I needed to analyze the number of posts to make sure they all copied over in the... I was browsing online for porch support posts to replace the ones on my house. Looking up the specs for one of them I noticed that they list the post as being exactly 108 inches high.Ok, this one is happening all over the place right now. If you haven’t heard, there is a prank going around the internet where people are telling you to say “108” to Siri on your iPhone and that something funny/cool/mysterious will happen. Really...Gotta say that 108 has been appearing more and more lately. The latest is that Boston has accumulated a tad over 108 inches of snow – a record for that city. http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/03/16/us-usa-weather-boston-idUSKBN0MC06420150316A recent “article” on CNN detailing the features cruise liners use to attract guests showed the slide below. Apparently the Pearl Mist ship from Peral Sea Cruises has 108 staterooms.This is a recent YAHOO STORY, a plane landed short of a runway in Bali and crashed into the sea – 108 passengers in all- 101 passengers & 7 crew members.