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Update README to mention ruby 1.9.3+ (Fixes #48)

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@@ -4,6 +4,14 @@ home_run is an implementation of ruby's Date/DateTime classes in C,
with much better performance (20-200x) than the version in the
standard library, while being almost completely compatible.
+== Not necessary in 1.9.3+
+Ruby 1.9.3+ replaced the old date library with one written in C,
+based partially on the design of home_run (but implemented
+differently). In most cases, if you are using Ruby 1.9.3+, you
+will not need to use home_run.
== Performance increase (microbenchmarks)
The speedup you'll get depends mostly on your version of ruby, but

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