Brian.Inglis at SystematicSw.ab.ca
Mon Dec 13 16:39:33 UTC 2021
On 2021-12-09 08:27, arthurdavidolson at gmail.com (Arthur David Olson)
> Discussion at an online meeting today made me realize that, alas, we missed
> the recent 35th anniversary of the start of the time zone mailing list.
> Put 2026-11-25 on your calendars now.-)
Noticing the date 1986-11-25, it might be a good time to lighten the
mood, in the spirit of the season and the group, by suggesting and
requesting late anniversary submissions by filkers and literary posters
and pastiches and parodies like:
perhaps titled "A Visit from St. Arthur", starting:
"Twas a month before Xmas, ..."
hopefully including mentions of other early participants, possibly as
At the latter link, for inspiration perhaps look at:
"Tis the Month Before Christmas"
"The Net Before Christmas"
"Twas the Night Before Y2K"
"Twas the Night Before Implementation"
"Twas The Cyber Night Before Christmas"
"Twas the night before start-up"
Take care. Thanks, Brian Inglis, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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