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I just noticed today that my age was wrong, so I checked my profile. The birth year was 1974, when I was in fact born in 1975.

I'm willing to believe I entered the wrong year, but it's not a mistake I make a lot, so I wanted to ask if something nefarious happened... like a software bug or something.

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Might want to ask Jon Skeet as he knows everything about date! => stackoverflow.com/questions/6841333/… –  Hugo Dozois Apr 11 '13 at 21:38
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Use the "contact us" form in the footer to send Stack Exchange a copy of your birth certificate, and I'm sure this will be resolved in a couple of days. –  Yannis Apr 11 '13 at 21:57
    
@Yannis Why? You can change it yourself. –  Undo Apr 12 '13 at 1:53
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I'm joking @ErwaySoftware ;) –  Yannis Apr 12 '13 at 2:22
    
@Yannis I kind of thought you were. But I wanted to spare the SE team from receiving 3,591 birth certificates in the mail. –  Undo Apr 12 '13 at 3:54
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@Yannis Tsk. Resolved in 6 to 8 weeks, you mean. –  J. Steen Apr 12 '13 at 5:55
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<tongue-in-cheek>Were you born in 1974 UTC but 1975 local time? –  AakashM Apr 12 '13 at 8:06
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