David, the youngest son of our neighbors Ken and Nancy, has chosen today for his wedding. Jerry and I are sorry we will not be able to attend, as the wedding is in the San Diego area, and it would just be too hard for us to get back here for Sunday morning church at 9:00.
According to many news reports, this is an extremely popular day for weddings–having to do with the “lucky” number of 7. Seems lots of other exciting events have been tied to this date.
— Maria Mooshil
Published July 6, 2007
While it seems as if at least 7,777,777 couples are tying the knot on 07-07-07, there are others who hitched themselves to Saturday’s marketing allure.
– It’s the “luckiest day on earth,” according to Papa John’s, which to this chain means giving away 777 pizzas to several, a pizza card worth $777 to one, and selling one-topping pizzas online for $7.77.
The entire Chicago Tribune article is here.