We just found a number with an interesting property:
divide it by 2, the remainder is 1.
divide it by 3, the remainder is 2.
divide it by 4, the remainder is 3.
divide it by 5, the remainder is 4.
divide it by 6, the remainder is 5.
divide it by 7, the remainder is 6.
divide it by 8, the remainder is 7.
divide it by 9, the remainder is 8.
divide it by 10, the remainder is 9.
It’s not a small number, but it’s not really big, either.
This series has been threatening for a long time now. Slowly, I’ve added to an expanding folder of articles on SA as they’ve come up, links and so on but it was too daunting to tackle as it started bulging.
Yesterday, something came through on apartheid and it was time to begin the series. Maybe not the best place to start but what the heck. A background to the land/history can start in Part two.
This picture below is supposedly of Olympic Park, Melbourne, in 1971, a violent protest against Verwoerd’s policy of apartheid. Links from Chuckles before we begin:
Though youtube is big, it’s not that big when it comes to jazz from the 20s and 30s and we’ve pretty well done all the major numbers, which makes the search that much more difficult of late. Found Jabbo though.