From: Dad <XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX>
To: The Kid <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: SOMETHING THAT WILL NEVER HAPPEN AGAIN …
Date: Mon, 3 Apr 2006 03:02:06 EDT
On Wednesday of next week,
at two minutes and three seconds after 1:00
in the morning,
the time and date will be
That won't ever happen again.
Hate to say this Dad, but it will happen again, next month, in Europe,
when it will be 01:02:03 04/05/06 (they print dates
instead of this crazy backwards US
Also, according to Mark
Evanier, it'll happen once a century and for those of you using
non-military time, it'll happen twice!
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