I wouldn't have thought so either but I do get a warning that the date is incorrect and "this may cause some applications to behave erratically".
I wonder if the date being set in the past had convinced the browser that it had the most recent information?
I have no idea, especially since all the other threads appeared to be normal. Oh well, it's fixed now... or at least it went away.
Still happily answering to the call-sign Peetza.
The problem, as you so eloquently put it, is choice.
He is no fool who gives what he can not keep to gain what he can not lose.
-Jim Eliott, paraphrasing Philip Henry.