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    Help this mathmatically challenged Alaskan...

    What times/dates will CoC be for the US? I can figure out timezones from Eastern (US) to Alaskan... but after that it makes my head hurt.

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    Here's icenetwork's current schedule, which is in Eastern Standard time:

    http://web.icenetwork.com/schedule/2...3_cup_of_china

    Scheduled (All Times Eastern)



    11/1/2013 4:00am

    Short dance



    11/1/2013 5:30am

    Ladies short program



    11/1/2013 7:30am

    Men's short program



    11/1/2013 9:15am

    Pairs short program



    11/2/2013 3:00am

    Free dance



    11/2/2013 4:40am

    Ladies free skate



    11/2/2013 6:35am

    Men's free skate



    11/2/2013 8:35am

    Pairs free skate

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    thanks

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    So subtract four hours from that, right?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tonichelle View Post
    What times/dates will CoC be for the US? I can figure out timezones from Eastern (US) to Alaskan... but after that it makes my head hurt.
    the easiest way for me is to google Beijing current time and see the time difference.

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    Beijing is 12 hours ahead of Eastern time right now, but when the US goes off Daylight Savings this weekend, it will be 13 hours ahead. (China does not observe any time shifts).

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mathman View Post
    So subtract four hours from that, right?
    ding ding ding! give the man a cookie.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ziggy View Post
    thank you!

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    That applies only to the EST, North America have different time zones for different area.

    Quote Originally Posted by bigsisjiejie View Post
    Beijing is 12 hours ahead of Eastern time right now, but when the US goes off Daylight Savings this weekend, it will be 13 hours ahead. (China does not observe any time shifts).

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    Oh, rats! That's right--Standard Time begins this Sunday. Thanks for the reminder.

    And everyone, please remember that the NBC telecast is in the early afternoon, something like 1:30 to 3:30 P.M. Eastern time. So if broadcast TV is all you can get, make sure you're parked in front of the TV early this Sunday.

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    This has been a great Grad Prix series so far. I hope this bunch can keep it up!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ilvskating View Post
    That applies only to the EST, North America have different time zones for different area.
    No kidding. Thanks for trying to be helpful, but I'm well aware of that, being from North America. I don't think people on the forum are stupid and need me to spoon feed them. Those not living in the Eastern Time Zone can do their own math to figure out their own timing.

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    that's music to the ear Good display of character

    Quote Originally Posted by bigsisjiejie View Post
    No kidding. Thanks for trying to be helpful, but I'm well aware of that, being from North America. I don't think people on the forum are stupid and need me to spoon feed them. Those not living in the Eastern Time Zone can do their own math to figure out their own timing.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bigsisjiejie View Post
    No kidding. Thanks for trying to be helpful, but I'm well aware of that, being from North America. I don't think people on the forum are stupid and need me to spoon feed them. Those not living in the Eastern Time Zone can do their own math to figure out their own timing.
    What harm is done if someone wants to go the extra mile and help beyond the basics, even if it constitutes spoon feeding. If you are personally aware of something, fine; but don't begrudge someone offering information that might be helpful to others.

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