Have you had a look at the calendar yet? This weekend will be the second Sunday in September and we all know what that means, don't we? Daylight saving time is here again and it's time to Fall Back, as the old saying goes!! Boy O' Boy, seems like we just changed them, where does the time go?
Be sure to move your clocks back an hour at 1:00 Sunday morning. Of course you can do what I do and move them back right before you go to bed. That's the best way not to forget to do it
Stupid design is rampant in software, and with it stupid limitations. Inevitably someone wants our software to do $Action which isn't feasible due to design limitations. After receiving a negative answer to their question about whether something is possible, they turn into Veruca Salt:
"But why can't I do it?"Fighting with a software company is one thing, fighting with more than 100 years of historical standards and international treaties is another.
"Because we said so."
"But I waaaaant to."
"It won't work, but I'll file a New Feature Request for you."
"But I want to do it nooooowwww."
Poll: Hanna-Barbera Survivor.
x-posted to da brog.
Plus, the Ten Commandments, Venus Beauty Institute, you don't need to be a weatherman, talent show, financial jujitsu, back on more drugs, and less.
Poll: How has the DST change affected you?
It was 10:30p.m. I was out with some workmates having some tasty Kölsch beer. My cell phone rang.
"REC, this is $GeneralSupportManager. Can you join a conf call with $LeadResourceManager, $DocManager, $PM-Guy and $OtherSeniorManager? We're discussing the Daylight Savings Time issues."
x-posted to da brog.
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