Things that are thirty-three

In the week leading up to my thirty-third birthday I have become reflective, nostalgic, inspired and fearful of the future. I often tell people that I never planned past twenty-five because the millennium was so far away.

  1. 33 (thirty-three) is the natural number following 32 and preceding 34
  2. Meiser 33 in the Spiral Galaxy with a magnitude 7.0 galaxy in the constellation Triangulum
  3. 33 is the largest positive integer that can not be expressed as a sum of different triangular numbers
  4. Lake in Wisconsin
  5. Metaloid Arsenic with an atomic weight of 74.92
  6. 3+3!
  7. Mount Rushmore was dedicated on 3/3/33
  8. Area code in France
  9. 3 x 3!
  10. A highway route from Indiana to Richmond, Virginia
  11. X-33 Lockheed Martin (1998) is a reusable launch vehicle
  12. Super Team 33 is the hip-hop New Balance shoe designer group
  13. Age of JC before at the last supper
  14. BC Highway from Crowsnest to Kelowna
  15. Album titled by George Harrison, 1976
  16. Smashing Pumpkins 5th single of Mellon Collie and Infinite Sadness

  17. The meaning that good will always triumph over evil
  18. In Spain, Treinta y Tres is usually said by a patient when a doctor is examining lungs with a stethoscope
  19. The number of bones in the human spine
  20. People who died at Virgina Tech
  21. Title of the first episode of Battalstar Galactica
  22. Amount of racers in the Indianapolis 500
  23. The age at which one will exist eternally in Islam
  24. Nicky Scarfo will be eligible for parole in 2033
  25. I Ching Hexagram for "Retiring" - Gen Mountain and Qian Heaven
  26. The Illuminati number for the master
  27. 33 N 33 W is a location just south of Cypress in the Mediterranean Sea
  28. Chilliwack BC School District #33
  29. Bauhaus school dissolved in 1933 following a police seal
  30. How many Helen`s need to agree, plus the sound guy, camera man and director.
  31. When I realized I needed to `get a move on`
  32. How old I am right now.
  33. Beck map of the Underground - featuring the 45 degree angles - is released in 1933