Good morning, Gang Green Nation! Today is a rare and special day. Not because it’s Groundhog Day. That happens once a year. And it’s a pretty silly pseudo holiday. Not because it’s Super Bowl Sunday. That also happens once a year. And often the games aren’t that great. Nope, today is a much more unusual day than those annual events. Today is Palindrome Day. It is 02/02/2020, the day that reads the same forwards and backwards. And if you want to know just how unusual that is, well, I’ll tell you. The last time it happened that an 8 digit Palindrome Day occurred that worked both as a European date form and an American date form, there was no U.S.A. There was no Great Britain. There was no Magna Carta. The Knights Templar did not exist. The First Crusade was raging, and Henry I sat on the throne of England. It was 11/11/1111, more than 900 years ago. That’s how rare today is. So as you’re settling down to watch the Super Bowl or getting the news on the groundhog’s shadow, raise a glass to Palindrome Day. The next time this happens will be in 101 years, and none of us are likely to be around to see it. Let’s hope the Jets win a Super Bowl before 12/12/2121.
Here are your links to the Jets this glorious Saturday in February:
Brian Costello - Super Bowl 2020: Adam Gase’s ex-players urge Jets fans to relax
Kristian Dyer - Gary Vaynerchuk On Buying The New York Jets: 'It Is A Foregone Conclusion'
Michael Nania - New York Jets 2020 free agent preview: Wide receiver
Matthew Stanmyre - Which fans are the most obnoxious, Giants, Jets or Eagles?
Darryl Slater - Browns make female coaching history — and here’s how there’s a Jets connection
Sam Neumann - Super Bowl LIV: 5 players the Jets should avoid in free agency
Tyler Greenawalt - Morris Claiborne enjoying small role in Chiefs secondary
Spencer Aber - Bilal Powell would like to retire as a New York Jet.
James Barone - New York Jets: 3 superstars you could see with Gang Green in 2020
Justin Fried - What the New York Jets could learn from the Super Bowl LIV teams
Steven Blush - New York Jets: Ranking the 53-man roster — No. 11 Ryan Griffin
Ryan Honey - Sam Darnold defeats Daniel Jones in cornhole match
Ryan Honey - Nick Mangold believes Jamal Adams' contract 'will all get worked out'
Randy Gurzi - 2020 NFL Draft: Jets make Sam Darnold's life easier in 7-round mock
Ryan O'Halloran - Ex-Jet Mike Pennel goes from unemployed to Super Bowl
Here are your missed connections from yesterday.
Here’s the thread about nothing, why not stop by and say hello?
Enjoy the day everybody.
Which will happen first, the next Jets Super Bowl victory or the next Palindrome Day?
This poll is closed
Jets Super Bowl victory
Sentient extraterrestrials discovered
Man establishes a permanent, self sustaining colony on another planet
Cancer is universally eradicated
A unified theory of everything is developed
Humans go extinct
The Jets get a first team All Pro QB
The Patriots have a winless season
JB starts a podcast
Disco tops the charts again
Disney World Antarctica opens