It was a very good year

I've always had a fascination for the borrowing history of books and every book's list of dates is now made more poignant by the inevitable wall somewhere in the early 2000s. 

If you know the song this post borrows its title from you might think it's pretty schmaltzy, but that's because you haven't heard the version that involves dodecahedrons in a state of quantum uncertainty having sexual intercourse.