Don't Do it! I Warns Ye!
“The popularity of the word "fnord" and the 23 enigma can both be attributed to the trilogy. It remains a seminal work of conspiracy fiction, predating Foucault's Pendulum and The Da Vinci Code by decades.”
I think we can safely add “The Number 23” to that list. I think I’ll go and re-rent “A Beautiful Mind” now.