From the Guardian: "The 350 residents of Sommarøy in the land of the midnight sun are hoping to free themselves from the tyranny of the clock by declaring the small Norwegian island the world’s first time-free zone."

It turns out that this whole thing was a PR stunt perpetrated by Innovation Norway. I would link to the article about this on, but it is behind a paywall.

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@mirabilis might as well just use UTC so that it works well with computers

@mirabilis also, someone PLEASE tell them to put a 6 month implementation delay on the bill!!!

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