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Re: Leap Second caution

On Sat, 2 Jan 1999 19:42:28 -0500 (EST), Rick Walter wrote:

>Did you notice most of the television shows counting down to the new year
>did not have the correct time due to the leap second?  They were all a
>second too fast! Also, I know many "accurate time" TV and radio stations
>are usually off a few seconds.  I've seen the weather channel be off by as
>much as 15 seconds.  That time may be generated locally, with the local
>forecast clock?

It just proves that time is an abstract concept, with little or no base
on reality... 

"Time is an illusion, lunch time doubly so" -- Hitchhiker's guide to
the Galaxy

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