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They knew it was coming

From the Daily Mail: Family holidays ruined by earliest Easter in 90 years

God Plays Dice refers to this column, introducing a nice discussion of how the date of Easter is calculated. At the end of it she refers back to it, commenting

And I have no sympathy for the people quoted in that article. They’ve known this was coming since 1752, when the UK changed over to the Gregorian calendar.

Via Slashdot