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Created May 19, 2018
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Human time for Crystal
def human_time(time)
time = time.gsub("T", " ")
time = Time.parse(time, "%F %T", Time::Kind::Utc)
now = Time.utc_now
diff = (now - time)
if diff < 5.minutes
"just now"
elsif diff < 1.hour
"#{diff.total_minutes.to_i} minutes ago"
elsif diff < 2.hours
"1 hour ago"
elsif diff <
"#{diff.total_hours.to_i} hours ago"
elsif diff < 2.days
"1 day ago"
"#{diff.total_days.to_i} days ago"
puts human_time("2018-05-19T13:57:34+0000")
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