IE8 and ISO Date Format

Oh IE8, or even IE for that matter, how I dislike having to create hacks in code just for you. Today is looking to be one of those days. This morning while trying to resolve a bug in parsing a date in IE8 using a standard ISO timestamp I had the wonderful fortune to find out that they are not supported in IE8. Yup that’s is correct. IE8 does not support standard ISO timestamps, only non-standard ISO timestamps. Continue reading