Subject: Re: Y2K again
From: Erik Naggum <>
Date: 1998/05/20
Newsgroups: comp.lang.lisp
Message-ID: <>

* Aaron Gross
| What if there were no computers?  Would you still insist that we not
| abbreviate years?

  yes, of course.  that is precisely my point.

  let me turn your question around and ask what is the problem with writing
  a year in full?  why do you _have_ to abbreviate it?

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