[tz] Time zones in the news

Steve Allen sla at ucolick.org
Fri Jan 2 22:43:57 UTC 2015

On Fri 2015-01-02T14:39:16 -0800, Jonathan Leffler hath writ:
> Pray enlighten me: why is it possible to decide when the New Year starts at
> the South Pole but not at the North Pole?

There are people at the South Pole.

(Aren't they on Christchurch time?)

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