[LMB] late-series copy-editing/copyediting/copy editing

Marc Wilson marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk
Fri Sep 18 17:09:10 BST 2015


On Thu, 17 Sep 2015 20:54:27 -0400, "fishman at panix.com"
<fishman at panix.com> wrote:

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>> On Sep 17, 2015, at 19:16, Howard Brazee <howard at brazee.net> wrote:
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>> Attempts to be rational have included the French revolutionaries switching to decimal days and weeks, but were rejected by people who preferred familiar to changing systems.   I wonder if their days resolved the ambiguity of what date is midnight.
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>That is why both 12:00 AM and 12:00 PM are Midnight.

Not on any planet I've visited.


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