Aissam and I are implementing hackernews client in React, as an exercise, and found a peculiar thing. Some of the top stories show wrong posting time, as compared to their own API, or news pages.

For example, on top stories page, The Fallacy of Premature Optimization is shown to have been posted 10 hours ago.

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If you scroll long enough to show it in chronological order on one of the news pages, it appears to have been posted 16 hours ago.

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The API will confirm the latter as it shows the post’s timestamp as 1485599506, which is over 16 hours ago from when I’m writing this.

Why is that happening, any ideas?

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