[LEAPSECS] thread on slashdot

Steve Allen sla at ucolick.org
Wed Nov 21 02:34:20 EST 2007

On Tue 2007-11-20T11:06:26 -0700, Rob Seaman hath writ:

> Another leap second thread on Slashdot:

I especially like the tags that got applied

badidea, politics, science, thankthedeity, greenwichmeantime

As for that second tag, I note in passing Dr. Levine's statement
at the 17th CCTF meeting in 2006.


page 21:

"the issue of leap seconds is mainly political, not technical"

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