I managed to see a future vote before it happened, or there is some bug with the time display in the recent activities. This happened on area51, but it's probably generic to all SE sites.

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    that's perfectly legit when you travel faster than light Oct 6, 2010 at 13:09
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    Also, look at the proposal this belongs on: Conspiracy Theories. Any more proves needed? :p Oct 6, 2010 at 13:09
  • @Tobias I just knew that Joel and Jeff were in on it.
    – googletorp
    Oct 6, 2010 at 13:21
  • We have been playing with flux capacitors ... should be fixed at some point
    – Zypher
    Oct 6, 2010 at 16:02

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I think this is a result of the clocks being slightly off on the different servers. I've fixed it so we never show a negative number, and let the sysadmins know they should get their act together :)

  • It has happened again just now.
    – manojlds
    Jul 10, 2011 at 3:41

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