| Because it is 2012 A.D. (anno Domini). The 2012 is a measure of time from a refrence point. Feel free to count back from zero to the creation of the planet B.C. at your leisure. The same applies to temperature. The number is a refrence point from freezing. Welcome to third grade.
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