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The French Revolutionary Calendar (Entry 500.EX1202)

April 30, 201962 min
In which the freethinkers of the Enlightenment take a stab at designing a 100% secular timekeeping system from the ground up, and John wants to be called "Goldenrod." Certificate #44270. Learn more about your ad-choices at