Happy new millenium

It’s the year 2000 in Ethiopia, according to their traditional calendar.  The government is making much of it. That seems a happier even to mark today than other options.
While Washington has some of the best Ethiopian restaurants in the diaspora, I’ll celebrate quietly at home, listening to chants. Or something like that.

BBC coverage

Wikipedia article on Ethiopian calendar

By Scott Wells

Scott Wells, 46, is a Universalist Christian minister doing Universalist theology and church administration hacks in Washington, D.C.

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.