[LEAPSECS] Time is changing in Venezuela

Steve Allen sla at ucolick.org
Fri Sep 21 19:10:19 EDT 2007

On Sat 2007-09-22T00:57:20 +0200, Magnus Danielson hath writ:

> The swift shift is certainly not wise for buissnesses etc.

> depending on computers. The average Venezuelan probably handles it well

> thought.

Wasn't it Venezuela where the power grid was conserving by running
everything at a reduced frequency such that all electric clocks
were habitually running slow?

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