The Madeleine Brand Show

The Madeleine Brand Show is a daily, two-hour program that looks at news and culture through the lens of Southern California. Hosted by Madeleine Brand

Have a happy 11-11-11!

by The Madeleine Brand Show

27796 full
Hungarian and foreign activists and sympathizers of the 'True Democracy Now' group stand with a banner reading '11.11.11. We are one' in front of a bank in downtown Budapest on November 11, 2011 ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP/Getty Images

11-11-11 is being interpreted as an especially auspicious or ominous date, depending who you ask. The Corduroy club is even celebrating it because it most resembles the parallel lined pattern of corduroy. This kind of same-numbered palindrome only comes around once every hundred years. Steve Proffitt will celebrate the day with a report.

blog comments powered by Disqus

Enjoy The Madeleine Brand Show? Try KPCC’s other programs.

What's popular now on KPCC