The backwards 9s of Uruguay

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Something I’ve noted before, but the 9s of Uruguay still amaze me. for some reason, it seems a majority of the population writes them backwards.

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I found this sufficiently unsettling that I wrote the number myself, so as not to have to decipher 0P1 08P 338 on the fly.

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