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change format of php date to insert into mysql datetime

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date is in this php format

Sat, 19 Jan 2013 22:37:46 -0500

how to use php to insert into mysql datetime column
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Dave Baldwin earned 500 total points
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Try this.
echo date('Y-m-d H:i:s', strtotime('Sat, 19 Jan 2013 22:37:46 -0500'));

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http://us1.php.net/manual/en/function.strtotime.php
http://us1.php.net/manual/en/function.date.php
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date inserts into mysql now,
thank you
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You're welcome.
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