Something like, yes. It was released not long after Christmas, so what I actually got as a present that year was a little slip of paper saying that my mom had a copy preordered at Vroman's Bookstore. My mom's fun like that.
Originally Posted by Maksutov
Right now, the Earth has rotated so that the Sun is blazing directly into my bedroom window. Ecch.
Or when the Earth rotates enough so that the Sun appears to be under your local horizon. Meanwhile I'll save you the trouble and try not to interrupt your well-deserved rest and relief from the heat, as soon I get out my reading mirror.
"Now everyone was giving her that kind of look UFOlogists get when they suddenly say, 'Hey, if you shade your eyes you can see it is just a flock of geese after all.'"
"You can't erase icing."
"I can't believe it doesn't work! I found it on the internet, man!"