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Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?

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So if you needed proof that the United States government is lost, clueless, or even mildly retarded when the subject of technology comes up, and Ted Steven's tubes were not enough for you, allow me to introduce you to the latest blunder our fine federal friends have now added to the list.

Because the government felt the appearance of doing something about energy consumption in the United States was preferable to actually doing something about energy consumption in the United States, we are about to suffer through a period of about three weeks during which no one will actually know if any clock, computer, or other device that uses and keeps track of the time is correct.