[LMB] OT: Palindrome Day

Bo Johansson bo at dendarii.com
Wed, 20 Feb 2002 22:50:34 +0100


> --- Claudia Muir <claudia at bookcase.com> wrote:
> > Precisely at 8:02 p.m. tonight the date will read
> > thus over here:  20:02,  20.02.2002.

And on Feb 20, 2002 "Marci DeLeon" <agent_a_99 at yahoo.com> wrote:
> 
> That is really neat!  And, IIRC, it's happened once
> before and will never happen again.

I can think of 10:01, 10.01.1001 and 11:11, 11.11.1111
and 21:12, 21.12.2112 for a total of 4 possible dates.

BTW, I'm on the same side of the Atlantic, but I would
write "20:02, 20.02.2002" as "2002-02-20 20.02" without
that nice symmetric effect.

// Bo Johansson