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Author r.david.murray
Recipients Lakin.Wecker, r.david.murray
Date 2012-02-03.20:52:01
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I don't think I would have ever thought of testing a datetime for its truth value.  But the behavior you observe is consistent with the rest of Python: 0 is false.

I wonder if this is by design or by accident.
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