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Re: Date formats
Posted By: Oeras, on host
Date: Thursday, October 4, 2001, at 20:52:26
In Reply To: Re: Date formats posted by Dave on Monday, October 1, 2001, at 10:34:17:

> Does anybody know WHY we're different on this? Is this another stupid metric vs. imperial thing or is there some reason why people in the US say "October First" and pretty much everyone else says "First October"?
> -- Dave

I seem to remember something about Americans trying to be yet more independant from Britain. Don't qoute me on that, tho.