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Online Dallasbeek

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Odd statistic
« on: June 03, 2017, 05:58:20 pm »
I just read that 4,153,237 people got married last year.  Not trying to cause any
trouble, but shouldn't that be an even number?
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Re: Odd statistic
« Reply #1 on: June 04, 2017, 04:18:25 am »
I just read that 4,153,237 people got married last year.  Not trying to cause any
trouble, but shouldn't that be an even number?

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Re: Odd statistic
« Reply #2 on: June 04, 2017, 07:30:15 am »
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Re: Odd statistic
« Reply #3 on: June 04, 2017, 10:51:55 am »
they included the woman who married herself. saw a story on the news about.it. she got tired of everyone asking when she was going to get married. she now goes by Mrs. :shocked: :tongue:

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