Great question! Wonder if anyone has a good answer...serb1389 said:
Are you serious? I mean it makes total sense....But then wouldn't it be a "enlightened by the prophet" calendar and not a "persian" one per-say.cleveland said:Great question! Wonder if anyone has a good answer...serb1389 said:
If I had to guess, it's probably some count from whenever they were "enlightened by 'the Prophet.'"
Thanks! fascinating. yet another calendar to deal with! yay!mike said:Persian is solar and Muslim is lunar, so Persian has a stable schedule of days comparing to Gregorian or Julian. See more on wiki.
"Please, don't slit my throat; I might want to do that myself later." - Casey Stengel to his barber (during the 1962 baseball season, when Casey's expansion team, the New York Mets, went 40-120. It could have been worse--two games got rained out.)Ian Lazarus said:I attempted to shave with a straight razor once. I think I'll save that experience again for the deer I shoot on my next hunting trip.
ANATHEMA!!! I'm pretty sure I saw this in the Synodikon the other day. beware!SolEX01 said:
I'm sure we did - 3 years and 80+ pages ago.serb1389 said:
Our foreposters brought forth upon this forum, a new thread, conceived in lunacy, and dedicated to the proposition that all posters have a change to be silly and boost the post count...cleveland said:I'm sure we did - 3 years and 80+ pages ago.
I tried nutmeg ... didn't notice any difference.mike said:I'm now enjoying a mug of coffee with cinnamon
You know what really cuts down the bite? Replacing your regular morning coffee with... Beer.Nebelpfade said:
If Starbucks worked for coffee, can Beerbucks be far behind? Drat, those liquor license restrictions would be an obstacle....cleveland said:You know what really cuts down the bite? Replacing your regular morning coffee with... Beer.
Pansy. Real men wake up with whiskey.cleveland said:
... and fall asleep right away.Veniamin said:Pansy. Real men wake up with whiskey.cleveland said:
How random are you feeling? Or do you want the posts to have actual content?Papist said:Well it looks like I am just about hit two thousand posts. I wonder if it will happen today.
Definitely possible. Especially if someone engages you in a dialogue about it by responding to your posts on the same subject...Papist said:Well it looks like I am just about hit two thousand posts. I wonder if it will happen today.