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    Default On this date in the year 1752, Western Civilization Lost 11 Days.

    On this date in the year 1752 Western Civilizations lost 11 days. People went to bed on September 2, 1752 and woke up on September 14, 1752...

    http://mentalfloss.com/article/51370...d-11-days-1752
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    Got to love religious and political leaders and eventually if given centuries will do the right thing.

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    Quote Originally Posted by RayMich View Post
    On this date in the year 1752 Western Civilizations lost 11 days. People went to bed on September 2, 1752 and woke up on September 14, 1752...

    http://mentalfloss.com/article/51370...d-11-days-1752
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