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Author fandingo
Recipients Alexander.Belopolsky, Amber.Yust, Andreas.Pelme, BreamoreBoy, Hanxue.Lee, Lakin.Wecker, alex, belopolsky, cvrebert, dstufft, eric.araujo, ethan.furman, fandingo, georg.brandl, gwrtheyrn, lemburg, mark.dickinson, ncoghlan, pitrou, r.david.murray, shai, skip.montanaro, tim.peters, westley.martinez, yselivanov
Date 2014-03-13.18:31:35
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This behavior conflicts with the other major classes, and datetime.datetime. The ostensible reason for this falsy behavior is that midnight represents a fundamental zero point. We should expect to see similar zero points that evaluate to False for the other two classes. However, they do not include such falsy behavior.

In [2]: bool(datetime.datetime(datetime.MINYEAR, 1, 1))
Out[2]: True
In [3]: bool(, 1, 1))
Out[3]: True

Why don't these classes have any sense of zero at their minimums?

datetime.time.__bool__ should be dropped if for nothing more than consistency.
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