Does a day start at 1:00 AM everwhere?

Devin Asay devin_asay at
Fri Oct 27 17:06:54 EDT 2006

On Oct 27, 2006, at 9:20 AM, Marian Petrides wrote:

> While we are on the topic of dates, I've been thinking about  
> creating a "countdown" calendar, clocking the number of days  
> remaining between today's date and some future date (March 31,  
> 20010 specifically).  Any tips on how I can do this?  Do I have to  
> convert dates into seconds in order to subtract one from the other?

I did this recently for my brother-in-law who is counting down the  
days to retirement.

Check out:

go stack URL ""

Double click on the date at the bottom of the card to change it.  
Simple, but it seems to work.


Devin Asay
Humanities Technology and Research Support Center
Brigham Young University

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