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108 Problems With The Buckeyes Offense

OK, there might not be 108 individual problems with the offense of the Ohio State Buckeyes, but it's safe to say they have their fair share of problems right now.  I'm a Buckeyes fan, so I was dismayed to find this recent 108 sighting.  There was a sidebar article in...

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$108 Million Powerball Winner In Maryland

I bought a Powerball lotto ticket recently.  No, I didn't win.  But when I checked online to see what the lotto numbers were for my drawing the Maryland Lottery site had a pretty big headline about a Powerball winner from Maryland.  The headline reads "Congratulations...

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108 In The Movie Hall Pass

I wish I could have a screenshot of this...  but in the movie Hall Pass there is a scene where Christina Applegate's character goes to a motel to see someone.  When she gets there and knocks on the door the shot is framed so that the wall with the room number is very...

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108 In My Google Alert

Have you ever used Google Alerts?  I think they're pretty handy.  I use them for my businesses because they, true to name, alert you when something you want to keep an eye out for pops up.  So for example, I have a Google Alert for Aaron Haslinger so that I know if...

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108 Triples

Carl Crawford of the Boston Red Sox hit triple # 107 AND 108 today versus the Detroit Tigers. He is now the active leader in triples. It's interesting how I happened to stumble across the game as he hit career # 108.

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108 Beats Per Minute… again

I think I may have to look into this a bit more... this is the second time I have found the number 108 on an image of a heart rate monitor.  There must be something to that right?  Could it be a big coincidence that another image, this time just an illustration, chose...

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Oil Up to $108/ Barrel

I don't know what happened but my TV was tuned to Fox News (it was an odd day - satellite was on and off due to the snow sotrm and then it reboots to Fox News I suppose).  The talking heads were talking about how oil was up to $108 / Barrel.  I couldn't believe I...

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108 On The Heart Rate Monitor

I've been debating getting a heart rate monitor... finally started working out again.  I know I wouldn't actually use it too much though, so I thought I would look for something cheap.  I looked on Craigslist and found a reference to this Timex model of heart rate...

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108 PPI

I was doing some design work and I needed to resize a PDF to send over email.  I was in an "export dialogue" box when I adjusted the ppi to 72 so that it would shrink the file size.  Then the "for images above" box automatically changed from 225 to 108.

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1:08 Parking Pass

Today I had a professional networking luncheon thingamagig downtown.  It started at 11am and although I was there at 11 I wasn't actually parked.  So I was sort of frantically driving around the blocks surrounding the building where the luncheon was because I didn't...

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Like candy from a baby

Tonight on MythBusters they did a study to see how hard it is to take candy from a baby. They created a device to measure how hard they had to pull to get the candy out of the baby's hand and they came up with 1.08 pounds of pressure.

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108 Wins

My girlfriend found this one in Peter King's Monday Morning Quarterback blog.  On Monday, 12/13/2010, he said that his Number 9 observation was: 9. I think this is one of the amazing numbers of the day: Tom Brady and Bill Belichick have been together for 108...

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UNO

Uno... yeah, I know it means "one" in Spanish, but the little detail I just found out is one thing that amuses me for sure.  There are 108 cards in a deck of the UNO card game.

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Radiolab – 108 Surveyed

I listened to this podcast on NPR (WNYC) called Radiolab. The episode was titled Deception and you can check it out on the Radiolab.org site here.  It's sort of one of those things you have to listen to in order to appreciate the use of the number but here's a brief...

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108 Inch Curtains

I recently had a conversation with two people who are completely aware that 108 inches is a standard length for curtains.  Don't believe me?  Google it and see.

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Is $108 Million Too Much Debt?

Last week, voters in Maine voted on four bond bills that would have cost a lot of money but would have put together various initiatives to better the state and in one case, create more jobs. The Bangor Daily News  reports here that the total of these four bonds was...

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Good Luck Chuck

A while back, Jinn and I were watching an afternoon showing of the movie Good Luck Chuck on TV.  The gist of the movie is that women begin to believe that if they sleep with Chuck (played by Dane Cook) then the next man they meet will become their husband. In the...

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