(This entry from Peter Filichia's Diary ran 1/1 on TheaterMania.)
So when does the decade end? Some say NOT Dec. 31, 2009, because there was no year zero; given that 1 A.D. started us off, a decade ends with the year ending in 0. Thus, we’re still a year away.
And yet, many see a year ending in 9 as the end of the decade – including AOL, which released a “50 Best Songs of the Decade.” (And not one show song is among them!) For those who think that the decade has ended, I’ll give my best of the – well, let’s just say The Last 10 Years. I’m only counting the New York productions I saw ranging from Jan. 1, 2000 to Dec. 31, 2009. Just my opinion, y’know:
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