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Topic: This day in History, 68 years ago
Posted: Tuesday, December 7, 2010 3:51:56 AM
AnthA1G wrote:
[quote=martyg]1942 missed it by a year

On December 7th, 1941, before many Americans were even awake, the Japanese Navy struck the United States naval base at Pearl Harbor


Um...they attacked at 0730 hours, Honolulu time. UTC-10 hours is six hours behind Washington DC time, or 1:30 pm on Sunday afternoon. Granted most people sleep in on Sunday, but past noon? I don't think so.