datetime question

Chris Angelico rosuav at
Tue Nov 12 23:42:38 CET 2013

On Wed, Nov 13, 2013 at 6:14 AM, Joel Goldstick
<joel.goldstick at> wrote:
> In the US, the state of Indiana is really weird.  Three separate time
> zone areas, that don't all flip in the same way.  See this for TZ
> hell:

Timezones are one of the most interesting [1] things in the world.
Ireland doesn't move clocks forward for summer time, they move them
backward for winter time... I swear, when I first heard that, I
thought it was just one of those Irish jokes with no basis, but it is

Plus, they switch clocks at 2am all the time, not at 2am forward and
3am backward.


[1] Define "interesting".

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