If you don't waiting ten seconds until it changes from showing the temperature first to see the time when the button on top is pushed, or keep pushing thru all the other options go past it and then push them all again to see the time you might enjoy the challenge of owing this cheap chinese frustration machine.
Perfect for a 2-3 year old who can't tell time or work the functions! Bright Pink display that shows the temperature for ten seconds before showing the time for five then goes dark. Comes in a brilliant white even though when I checked was assured it would be black. But when it shines it lights up the clock and the message board from the fluorescent dry erase marker provided for your very own message, sure to delight every preschooler in the room. I would return it if I hadn't gotten it on a $15 off $20 surprise points special along with other points I had earned that I will never get back and I believe it will far more therapeutic to wait until the 4th of July and send it back to China on a sky rocket or blow it up with an M-80 or destroy it some other way to put it out of my misery.