Incidentally, I suspect the odd timing is down to the fact that the Chinese consider the number 'eight' to be very lucky. (No, that idea wasn't invented by HSBC, it is real.) I suspect that's why it's at 8:08pm on 08/08/08.
I'm surprised you've only just realised, jrothwell, you must be the last person on the planet to 'clock' that one
I actually spotted it months ago, I just didn't have a reason to discuss it on this particular Web site until now.
I enjoyed that joke.
I vote we up the dose to 4x750mg tablets per day, what do you think?
Anyway, I'm still struggling to see the point of the countdown clock. It makes me think that there are people with party poppers and sleeping bags in their living rooms, sitting with their eyes wide open gazing at the clock. You know, like something out of one of those horror-psychodrama films, but creepier.
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