[tz] Time zone in the news

Julian Cable julian.cable at bbc.co.uk
Mon Nov 18 11:10:23 UTC 2013

Not being able to read the article I went hunting and found this gem: http://www.jimelwood.net/students/chiba/intercomm/calandrillo_buehler(2008)econ_daylight_%20saving.pdf

The following quote is priceless:

During the summer of 1965, St. Paul police officers wore two watches because the police and fire departments used separate measures of time. Travelers on the thirty-five minute bus ride from Steubenville, Ohio, to Moundsville, West Virginia had to change their watches seven times.

From: tz-bounces at iana.org [mailto:tz-bounces at iana.org] On Behalf Of Arthur David Olson
Sent: 18 November 2013 00:06
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Subject: [tz] Time zone in the news

The 2013-11-04 New Yorker includes "New York Time," a story on an effort to repeal New York City DST laws that differ from US law. The online-but-paywalled link:


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