Things I did not need to realize:

We are closer to the 2038 bug than the Y2K bug.


@craigmaloney I think it's worth remembering that in the middle to late 1990s, a large chunk of our industry still mouthed belief that 32 bits afforded a lots of space for any thinkable activity.

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@pitrh compared with 8 and 16 bits it was indeed unfathomable. I'm sure we'll hit the point where 64 bits will seem constraining. 😁

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