[Seth-Trips] A billion seconds of Unix!

Nick Moffitt nick at zork.net
Fri Aug 17 18:57:41 PDT 2001

begin The ASCII Floating Head of Seth David Schoen quotation:
> In this particular time zone, the billionth second after the epoch is
> 6:46:40p on Saturday, September 8:

	And in this particular time zone, "billion" refers to a
thousand million, and not a million million like it does in most of
the other time zones.

"The only thing is certain: Russian petty computer hooligans are very
slovenly, while FBI agents are very persistent in hunting them." --Pravda
	01234567 <- The amazing* indent-o-meter! 
        ^	    (*: Indent-o-meter may not actually amaze.)

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