Fw: (Cyprus), Nicosia is in Europe not Asia.- end of discussion?

John Cowan cowan at locke.ccil.org
Fri Sep 15 20:54:48 UTC 2000

On Fri, 15 Sep 2000, Infoman Inc. wrote:

> Could we end this discussion by simple stating that "tz" referencing of
> timezones to "continents" does not imply or pertain to geo-political
> considerations?

If only we could.  Unfortunately, the lines between "continents" on the
World Island are pretty arbitrary.  And deciding which "continent"
an island belongs to is even more so.

John Cowan                                   cowan at ccil.org
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	--Douglas Hofstadter

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