User Error: No the computer does not know the future.

At a previous company we wrote all in house software.
One day a user calls up and goes off at me over the phone. He starts complaining about how he can’t see the reports for time worked in March.
I interrupt him and say, its only February.
He says so?
I reply “You can’t get times for how many hours people have worked for if that time has not happened yet”
He pauses for a minute and says “I don’t get it, shouldn’t the system know?”
I reply, “but its February, how does the computer know when you are going to clock on and off every day next month?”
He replies “Oh, yeah, I suppose you are right”

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