On Apr 29, 2014, at 21:15, Rylee Fowler <rylee / rylee.me> wrote:

> Cannot reproduce on Debian 7 Testing (see [1]). This appears to be an
> issue with Windows naming of timezones.

Agreed:

10001 % irb
>> Time.now.zone
=> "PDT"
>> Time.now.strftime "%Z"
=> "PDT"
>> 

(osx)

Maybe look at your OS's settings for your locale.