So what’s so special about the number 12?
Numerologists believe that the number 12 adds up to 3 which signifies wealth, so making any money moves today would be fortuitous.
Mathematically, the number 12 has a perfect number of divisors and the sum of its divisors are always a perfect number. There are also 12 inches in a foot.
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Wednesday also marks a milestone for the Vatican as Pope Benedict XVI reached out for the first time ever via Twitter. The 85-year-old pontiff sent out blessings to his one million-plus Twitter fans:
6pm.com is having a sale in multiples of 12 starting at $12 on select shoes, clothing and accessories for one day only. Donut maker Krispy Kremes is offering customers the chance to buy a dozen donuts on this day and get another 12 free with a coupon located on their Facebook page. Pollo Tropical has a 12-12-12 meal deal for $12. Get a whole marinated chicken, large black beans and rice with rolls from 4 to 8 p.m. at participating restaurants.
(No coupon is necessary)
Jack in the Box (JACK) will be selling tacos at participating locations for just 12 cents each between 12:00 noon and 12:00 midnight on this day with a six taco limit. Starbucks is ending its “12 Days of Christmas” promotion on 12-12-12 and their final deal is 40% off a six-pack of their Cranberry Bliss Bars, which have a cult following. McDonald’s is selling its signature Big Mac for $1.12 to mark the special date at participating locations.