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Accepting American Date Format

I needed code to allow users to enter dates in American format MM/DD/YYYY, and for it to save correctly in my database.  Previously, I was using American Date Monkey Patch code (, but I started having issues with it.

So I moved to this gem by Jeremy Evans that does the same, The Ruby American Date Gem: 


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