45 Wonderful Things That Come In Threes
Today is one of those woo-woo days where the date is the same number repeated thrice. To help you celebrate 12/12/12, here's a list of the best things that come in three.
1. The Primary Colors
2. The Hanson Brothers (roll your eyes all you want, you know you wanted to be the fourth)
3. The Little Shop of Horrors back up singers
4. "3 is a Magic Number" by School House Rock
5. Three ring circus
6. Three Little Pigs
7. The Three Stooges
8. Three French Hens
9. The Billy Goats Gruff
10. Ulysses Everett McGill, Delmar O'Donnell, & Pete Hogwallop
11. The number of bones in the human ear
12. The Bronte Sisters
13. Three sheets to the wind
14. Three piece suits
15. Three piece suits on Joseph Gordon Levitt
17. The Nina, the Pinta, and the Santa Maria
18. The top three songs played in 2012
1. "Diamonds" by Rhianna
2. "Locked Out of Heaven" by Bruno Mars
3. "Die Young" by Ke$ha
19. The NYTimes top three 2012 Bestsellers in Hardcover & Paperback
1. COLD DAYS, by Jim Butcher
2. THE BLACK BOX, by Michael Connelly
3. NOTORIOUS NINETEEN, by Janet Evanovich
1. KILLING KENNEDY, by Bill O'Reilly and Martin Dugard
2. PROOF OF HEAVEN, by Eben Alexander
3. THOMAS JEFFERSON, by Jon Meacham
20. The Little Kittens that Lost Their Mittens
21. The Macbeth witches
22. Cerberus's heads
23. The Sanderson Sisters
24. The typical number of blind mice in a group.
25. Feet in a yard
27. Three legged races
28. Freud's theory of personality
29. Destiny's Child
30. Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice!
31. On your mark, get set, go!
32. Homo habilis, homo erectus, and homo sapien (the human species)
33. The Hanson Brothers in adult-form
34. Foster the People
35. "... of the people, by the people, for the people..." -The Gettysburg Address
36. Up, up, and aWAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHHHHHHHHH
37. Hear no evil, speak no evil, see no evil
37 1/2. Pinot Evil
38. The strongest geometric shape
39. The Fates
40. The minimum number of these devoured in one sitting
41. Harry, Hermione and Ron
42. The rule of three
- The rule suggests that when things come in threes, they are inherently funnier, more satisfying, or more effective than other numbers of things.
44. Rock, paper, scissors
45. The main ingredients to this little miracle:
Happy 12/12/12 everyone :)
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