[M.A.P.L.E. VII-28] Nine four-digit numbers

The following nine four-digit numbers were posted on my Facebook page last night. They were as follows:

1286, 1509, 2512, 2696, 2755, 1933, 1989, 1492, 1696.

Some of them look like historical years, and some look like non-historical years.

Well, of course I’ll do a “baby” univariate analysis too:

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[M.A.P.L.E. VII-23] First summer day

In the last few years, my “summer” break has started in May. When I was in graduate school, the semester ran through the beginning of June, and I didn’t really have a “vacation” then either.

However, there has been a common theme with “early” summer days (not necessarily the first day post-work) these last three years.

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Oh-fer!

It has been snowy, snowy, and … snowy in Kenosha this week. It’s one of the snowiest winters (or at least most-frequent snow events) that I can remember in recent memory.

You might be wondering: what does that have to do with Oh-Fer? Well, I’ll say that Oh-Fer is often described in sports when an individual has 0/n on a certain stat (such as failure to complete a pass, failure to make a shot in basketball, etc.)

I had an oh-fer this week, specifically an oh-fer-five.

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