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First, I love SO.
But, how can someone know how old a question is if the year is missing from all the dates? It seems important to know how old a question is. Am I missing it somehow? Thanks.

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marked as duplicate by gnat, Martijn Pieters, ProgramFOX, ben is uǝq backwards, Josh Crozier Mar 5 at 17:12

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SO hasn't been around for a year yet. When it has been, the year will be visible in the dates. (It's actually already there in the mouseover text.)

See also Add year to question and answer dates.

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Whoa! Didn't know that! –  Jared Harley Jul 26 '09 at 4:34

it is implemented but dormant in the code until dates are >= 360 days from the original dates.

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