[LEAPSECS] Santa Claus in Kyrgyzstan

Rob Seaman seaman at noao.edu
Wed Jan 2 16:21:27 EST 2008

Here's an amusing discussion of GIS techniques applied to Santa's
route selection:


Somehow this just seems pertinent to our discussion of the willy-nilly
timezone algorithm applied to civil (or uncivil) timekeeping. For
instance, Santa is advised to fly from East to West such that
Christmas Eve lasts two days (whatever a "day" means), not one.

Should the Right Jolly Old Elf sort his deliveries by UTC or local


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