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I recall as a kid hearing a tape with some song that went, "in the year tav-shin-ayin-gimel..." [5773], does that ring any bells? What was supposed to be special about that year?

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Is this not a guessing game question? –  Seth J Sep 21 '12 at 18:08
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The song you’re thinking of is Country Yossi’s parody of In the Year 2525. (The lyrics were included in the Tishre 5773/September 2012 issue of Country Yossi Magazine.)

There’s no significance to 5773 except for the rhyme.

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Thank you! (Well now I know ...) –  Shalom Sep 19 '12 at 17:02
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Not true! 5773 years ago the world was created! I think that's pretty significant! –  Seth J Sep 21 '12 at 18:09
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