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Comment North Korean Industry: Precision but not Accuracy (Score 2) 236

Just like their missiles, the North Korean time keeping industry must be very precise, but the accuracy doesn't match the real world. :-) Actually, looking at the maps, their new timezone probably means it will be closer to solar noon when their clocks say so. All kinds of strangeness related to timezones anyway, all over the world.

Comment Re:So, Not Then. (Score 1) 116

"Papers... then reviews by an attorney..."

So much for taking lawyers out of the loop.

Not only that, no ethical lawyer will review an agreement on behalf of both sides, as that represents a conflict of interest. You still need two lawyers if both sides feel the need for a review.

Comment Re:This is why we have NaN (Score 1) 1067

Well, the limit of 1/x as x approaches 0 from the positive side is +Inf, but the corresponding limit as x approaches 0 from the negative side is -Inf. Still no way to choose just one as "correct". Thus by various definitions, 0/0 = NaN, indicated with either a floating exception program termination, or a signalling or non-signalling IEEE NaN depending on the environment and if your code has adjusted various FP environment options.

"Stupidity, like virtue, is its own reward" -- William E. Davidsen