And in strip time, we're later that same day right now

Irelia20150604

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MARCIULIANO: Well, I believe the strip started out almost like it was a radio play based on, as you said, a small-town judge and his family. And in strip time, we're later that same day right now. No, I'm kidding. But we - yeah. And now - right now, it just seemed - at first, I tried a dynasty over-the-top approach when I took it like the '80s soap operas I used to watch.
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Hi everyone! How should I understand the bold sentence in the context?
 
  • Glasguensis

    Signal Modulation
    English - Scotland
    Strip time - similar to “New York Time” or “Japan Time”, that is, the time it currently is in the cartoon strip. Whereas real time zones move at the same rate as us, fictional time zones can move at a different rate - he’s saying that in the timeline of his strip only a few hours have passed since he started writing it.
     
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