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Explain to me what happens.
I come in
so terribly hurt
That guy's a straight-up fool.
hate that guy
where the fuck did that come from?
That's the other thing that happens. RlN and I have stilted "conversations", until somebody puts us out of our misery with the "<Day of the week> thread".
You know, it's Thursday now, even in the Western hemisphere. We should start one of those threads.
but, you know, be my guest.
Where exactly does the Western hemisphere begin, anyway?
Traditionally, the straits of Bosphorous in Turkey are where East meets West. Mathematically, if London is 0 deg, I suppose at 90 deg longitude, so (consults google maps, can't work out how to see longitude and latitude, ends up on some forum with an apparently sincere flat earth conspiracy theorist [http://www.thescienceforum.com/physics/11684-time-zones-debunked-butch-cassidy-sundance.html]) that passes through eastern states of Canada and USA, and the pacific just west of South America and in the other direction somewhere around Calcutta and the western border of Mongolia.
Intuitively for me, I would put it somewhere around 60 deg E which is just off the Eastern tip of Africa (up around the Persian gulf) and 120 deg W which kind of shaves the NW states of USA. Or 150 W, 30 E and your back around constantinople.
It's all completely arbitray, unlike latitude, so it's unsurprising we ended up with London at 0, given that the decision was made in 1884 when Britannia ruled the waves.
all you would've got in return is a Homer Simpson-style shrug and mumbled "I dunno".
Great link, btw.
There's a reason we get them all deleted at 0430 GMT.
and the occasional drunken mental breakdown.