Date: Tue, 07 Jan 2003 12:50:13 -0500
From: david lindauer
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Subject: Re: Decimial has set progress back -> Help spread the use of Hex!
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> Sorry for changing the subject but what buggies me the most is the
> clock time.
> It's due to an update. Shell I say uphour ?
> Standard time, East time, West time, Central time GMT time etc. etc.
> Why not Internet time based on GMT time, Moron's time or on anything
> time but only one time all over the world ?
> Doesn't annoy you to reply to a question that was posted tomorrow,
> when you know that tomorrow was yesterday ?
I was thinking about that the other day. But if we used GMT time, that means I
would have to get up at 2 in the morning, and I like to sleep in!
> On Tue, 07 Jan 2003 14:41:47 GMT, Spehro Pefhany
> >On Tue, 7 Jan 2003 14:32:34 -0000, the renowned "g0mem"
> > wrote:
> >>I think that we should adopt the Roman system of numbers. Much favoured by
> >>clock makers, and Intel as far as the Pentium III processor. No more
> >>problems trying to read the copyright date at the end of movies. And dosen't
> >>offend anyone, no matter how many digits they have.
> >>Have a happy MMIII
> >>Mike Turner
> >>born VI March MCMLXIII
> >Would the answer to everything still be XLII?
> >Would we still refer to LXIX?
> >Best regards,
> >Spehro Pefhany