1328 - 867-5309/Jenny
In Wisconsin, United States
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This cache is one in a series of 12 placed in the Glacial Blue Rec. Area for the 2013 Cache Bash.
The series is called "80's ONE HIT WONDERS"
If you park at the northern parking area on Hwy D, you will want to start with cache #1321 and proceed in order to 1332
If you park in the southern parking lot do the caches in this order: 1330,1331,1332,1321-1329
This is a short 3 part multi
"867-5309/Jenny" is a song written by Alex Call and Jim Keller and performed by Tommy Tutone that was released on the album Tommy Tutone 2, on the Columbia Records label. It peaked at #4 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart and #1 on the Billboard Top Tracks chart in 1982
The song caused a fad of people dialing 867-5309 and asking for "Jenny"
Tommy Tutone lead singer Tommy Heath stated on the WGN Morning News that the number was real and it was the number of a girl he knew. As a joke, he wrote it on a bathroom wall in a motel where they were staying. "We laughed about it for years," he said.
Lead guitarist Jim Keller, interviewed by People in 1982, tells a different story. "Jenny is a regular girl, not a hooker. Friends of mine wrote her name and number on a men's room wall at a bar. I called her on a dare, and we dated for a while. I haven't talked with her since the song became a hit, but I hear she thinks I'm a real jerk for writing it."[
A study on the security of numerical passwords in 2012 revealed that 8675309 is the fourth most common 7-digit password, speculating that it is easy to remember because of the popularity of this song, despite being otherwise fairly random
The song was ranked #4 on Vh1's top one hit wonders of the 80's
Permission granted from Craig Hoeppner to hide geocaches in West Bend City parks, Director of WB Parks, Rec & Forestry Dept
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Last Updated: on 4/12/2014 4:01:47 PM Pacific Daylight Time (11:01 PM GMT)
Coordinates are in the WGS84 datum