The Power of 601

6 Mar

Number 601.

It is hard to believe that I have written that many posts. Part of me is proud of the accomplishment. Another part of me is thinking about all of the other stuff I could have been doing instead of writing. Nevertheless, blogging is something that I enjoy doing, and I will keep on writing as the number of posts keeps going up.

As an honor the publication of Number 601, I Googled that number to see what popped up.

It is the area code for Natchez, Mississippi, an interesting town that saw its heyday before the Civil War. It is filled with antebellum mansions and sits at the southern tip of the Natchez Trace. From there, the road goes to Nashville. In the days before boats could go against the current of the Mississippi River, boatmen returned home on that route.

Number 601 was also the error message displayed on the computer in The Andromeda Strain. The 1971 movie is about an alien virus that finds its way to Earth.Andromeda

Form I-601 is an Application for Waiver of Grounds of Inadmissibility. Yeah, I do not understand that, either. The Official Website of the Department of Homeland Security says the following:

If you are inadmissible to the United States and are seeking an immigrant visa, adjustment of status, certain nonimmigrant statuses or certain other immigration benefits, you must file this form to seek a waiver of certain grounds of inadmissibility. Please refer to the instructions to determine whether you should use this form.

Understand?

The house at 601 Lynnwood Boulevard in Nashville recently sold for $1.1 million.

The house at 601 Freedom Court in Nashville recently sold for $165,000.

Different neighborhoods I reckon.

The Liteville 601 MK 3 is a bicycle looks like it could get you up one mountain and down another.Bike

In the Dewey Decimal system, books about Philosophy and Theory can be found under 601. With the Google Decimal system, I theorize that few people know how the Dewey Decimal system works.

The 601 Bar and Grill is in Fullerton, California and bills itself as a “blue collar establishment” that offers all day Happy Hours. That makes for a lot of happiness.

Viktor Mora and Naccarati have an interesting song called “601” that is an Electronic Dance Club kind of thing.

Certainly, there are a lot of other things association with 601. However, I have spent over 601 second messing with this. It is time to stop.

 

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14 Responses to “The Power of 601”

  1. frontrangescribbles March 6, 2015 at 23:56 #

    Congrats on 601!

    • Rick March 7, 2015 at 00:09 #

      Thanks. I can’t believe I stuck with it for this long.

      • frontrangescribbles March 7, 2015 at 00:11 #

        I know the feeling. I can’t believe I have lasted as long as I have.

  2. Marilyn Armstrong March 7, 2015 at 01:00 #

    I too like doing this or I’d probably stop. I can’t think of anything I’d rather do, actually. Unless I got very rich. Then I might take a cruise ๐Ÿ™‚ Congratulations!

    • Rick March 7, 2015 at 03:25 #

      Thanks. If I got a lot of money, then I would still blog. I might add a few bells and whistles.

      • Marilyn Armstrong March 7, 2015 at 03:28 #

        I just want a vacation. But I can take the laptop ๐Ÿ™‚

    • Rick March 7, 2015 at 16:04 #

      It’s an interesting looking vehicle.

  3. Bantering Ram March 8, 2015 at 14:23 #

    Milestone. But do keep going ๐Ÿ™‚

    • Rick March 8, 2015 at 22:30 #

      Thanks. I’ll keep on trucking.

  4. shutterbugshea March 8, 2015 at 16:08 #

    Congrats!!!! Onward to 1000.!!!
    Enjoying your posts๐Ÿ‘.

    • Rick March 8, 2015 at 22:30 #

      Thanks. Hopefully, I can make it.

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