New Year will be delayed this year.

Fab story from the BBC News website (source) that reports that 23:59 will actually last for 61 seconds this year instead of the usual 60. I am a little unsure of how why the BBC terms it ‘rare’ for this to happen though, as by my calculation, over the last 36 years, there have been […]

U.S. debt clock runs out of digits

BBC NEWS | Business | US debt clock runs out of digits I must say, I saw this on the BBC News website this morning, and it did make me chortle some what. Even in the current financial crisis, there’s still a glimmer of humour to be had. It feels rather surreal however to be […]