Date.parse('Sep 9 2009 11:00:00 PST');
Date.parse('Sep 9 2009 11:00:00 PDT');
new fleegix.date.Date('9/9/2009 11:00:00', 'America/Los_Angeles');
This is arguably more useful than Daylight Savings Time itself.
- RightScale errors
Two Pivots experienced an issue where RightScale was caching their connection to Amazon upon creation. This led to the connection start time parameter getting further and further out of date until Amazon failed to accept the upload with a ‘Request Time Too Skewed’ error. No workaround was discussed, but it was roundly decided that any error with the word “Skewed” in it is pretty awesome. 
 Well, according to Wikipedia, so it might as well have been Ron Paul for all we know.
 aaaaaand rimshot.
 Not really.