[time-nuts] clock and cannon at noon story

Brian Lloyd brian at lloyd.com
Tue Feb 4 20:05:08 EST 2014


On Tue, Feb 4, 2014 at 6:22 PM, Michael Blazer <mblazer at satx.rr.com> wrote:

> Wouldn't the watchmaker notice that his clock is always a few seconds
> fast? If the cannon is a mile away, the watchmaker would be adjusting the
> clock so that 'noon' would sound around tea time after about 10 years.
>

Now THAT is serious time-geek humor!

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