BMJ bans anniversariesBMJ 1998; 317 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.317.7174.1674 (Published 19 December 1998) Cite this as: BMJ 1998;317:1674
We promise our readers no more boring anniversaries
- chard Smith, Editor
After an orgy of anniversaries in 1998 and with the prospect of the mother of all anniversaries causing civilisation to grind to a halt in 2000, the BMJ is declaring 1999 an (almost) anniversary free year (because of popular demand Christmas will be retained). Please do not contact us about the anniversary of your favourite institution, invention, or person, and we won't call you.
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