Wednesday, July 05, 2006


Sixty-nine is:
* The atomic number of thulium, a lanthanide.
* In the decimal system, the first strobogrammatic square.
* A sex position in which the participants stimulate each others' sex organs with their mouths. This is because the numbers 6 and 9 each represent a human figure with the bottom and the top of each number respectively representing the head of a person, arranged in the same position as required to perform the "69" sex act.
o Coming from this is the connotation that there are 69 different sexual positions, which is merely a myth.
* Another term for the north-south position in grappling.
* The number of convergence (maybe this name comes from above).
* Part of the title of 69 Année érotique by Serge Gainsbourg.
* A highway route number (see Route 69).
* The registry of the U.S. Navy's nuclear aircraft carrier USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN-69), named after U.S. President Dwight D. Eisenhower.
* Part of the name of a brand of whisky, Vat 69.
* The number of the French department Rhône.
* In Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure, the number past and present Bill and Ted are thinking of when questioned by future Bill and Ted to confirm their identity (presumably because of its meaning as a sex position).
* The album 69 Love Songs by The Magnetic Fields.
* The title of the novel 69 by Ryu Murakami.
* The highest numbered channel on the UHF analog television broadcast spectrum, after the spectrum previously assigned to channels 70-83 was reallocated for use by cellular phone services.
* The 69 Boyz.
* The 69 Eyes.
* The number of electoral votes received by George Washington when he became the first of the Presidents of the United States.
* 69 or the69er is a professional wrestler in Australia. source
* 69; a year in the first century.
* Agent number 69, Stripperella (fictional caharacter)
* The racing number of American motorcycle racer Nicky Hayden
* The number tattooed on the left cheek of Shūhei Hisagi, a character from Bleach (manga).

at ito ang pang 69 kong post. :)