“Fall back” oddity: For one hour every year, between 1 a.m. and 2 a.m. on the day that Daylight Saving Time ends, the clocks in part of a state that borders the Pacific Ocean (Oregon’s Malheur County, on Mountain Time) match the clocks in part of a state that borders the Atlantic Ocean (western Florida, on Central Time). Thanks to Mike Contino of Clayton, Calif., for the info.
Opened in 1909, the Indianapolis Motor Speedway is the site of the annual Indianapolis 500 auto race. An annual half-marathon foot race includes one lap around the Speedway, but what other sport is played regularly in the Speedway?
A) Table tennis
Tuesday’s answer: The technical term for the half of a flag that is furthest from the flagpole is the “fly.”