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Its time for a party!

By Andrew Pollack on 04/04/2006 at 02:38 PM EDT

From a reader:

On Wednesday of this week, at two minutes and three seconds after 1:00 in the morning, the time and date will be

                            01:02:03 04/05/06

At least here in the U.S. which uses Month/Day/Year formatting.  That won't happen again in your lifetime.  You may now return to your normal work.

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My own thoughts on this are...By Jackie on 04/04/2006 at 02:50 PM EDT
Well, maybe twice in a lifetime anyway. Assuming you're not using 24 hour
notation, it'll happen exactly 12 hours later, too ;).
It depends on where you live...By Ethann on 04/04/2006 at 07:59 PM EDT
In many countries (England, australia, NZ etc) the date format is different, so
we are only up to 01:02:03 05/04/06. So we still have a few weeks to go.
Yep, all of Europe has to wait a bit more ...By Jens on 04/05/2006 at 12:00 PM EDT
What aboutBy John Coolidge on 04/05/2006 at 11:04 AM EDT
12:34:56 7/8/09 ...At least through the day if not the year


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