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What's with all the 378s?

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by novelist_wannabe, Aug 27, 2008.

  1. novelist_wannabe

    novelist_wannabe Well-Known Member

    So I'm watching Casino Royale and I noticed the number 378 shows up all over the place. Three different license plates, including the Aston Martin, and their room at the hotel is No. 378.

    So what gives? What significance does that number hold?
  2. forever_town

    forever_town Well-Known Member

    Play it in your local Pick 3.
  3. KP

    KP Active Member

    First three numbers of the telephone number at my parents house.
  4. HejiraHenry

    HejiraHenry Well-Known Member

    Yes, in the Battle of Adrianople in the year 378, a large Roman army led by Emperor Valens is defeated by the Visigoths in present-day Turkey.

    Richie Valens was a very distant relative and Ian Fleming loved the song La Bamba.

    So there.
  5. Angola!

    Angola! Guest

  6. ArnoldBabar

    ArnoldBabar Active Member

    What are the odds? Oh yeah, one in 999.
  7. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

    378 is the mark of the not-quite beast
  8. mike311gd

    mike311gd Active Member

    I have two of those numbers in my phone number. And if you subtract the sixth number from the seventh, the third one is in place.
  9. ArnoldBabar

    ArnoldBabar Active Member

  10. mike311gd

    mike311gd Active Member

    I'm thinking about getting it changed because it's giving me the willies.
  11. I see where this is headed.

    Last edited by a moderator: Dec 15, 2014
  12. mike311gd

    mike311gd Active Member

    I'd rather hang out with Charles Manson.
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