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Ticked Off: the Bummer of Switching to Daylight Saving Time

Sorry I’ve been off the radar for a while, peeps! But I’m still here – and feeling all the groggier for it seeing as some pesky little thing called Daylight Saving Time (DST) kicked in the other evening and robbed me of an hour’s kip – all because some tit-head back in the olden days decided that his lasting legacy would be the annual irritation of a crap night’s sleep. 847 more words

Premier Notley 'kind of fond' of ending time change in Alberta

Alberta Premier Rachel Notley says ending time change in Alberta is a good idea.

She says the only problem is deciding which way to switch. 207 more words


#1897 - A DST Weekend


Spring DST

Today the Spring DST (Daylight Saving Time) takes place in the Netherlands, meaning today only consists of 23 hours instead of 24. Of the two DSTs within a year, this one is my less favorite. 424 more words

Zilko's Life

Spring Forward : Don't Forget to Set Your Clocks - ITALY -

Spring Forward : Don’t Forget to Set Your Clocks 

Timezones are computed by their difference to UTC, the “Universal Time Coordinated”. In Italy there is only a single timezone at UTC+1. 83 more words

On This Day

Caught My Eye...

Middle age is when your age starts to show around your middle. – Bob Hope

Welcome to the big show to end the week “Caught My Eye” (CME)! 605 more words

Caught My Eye...

Between rain showers

I don’t know about you, but I always struggle the first few weeks after we “spring forward” into Daylight Saving Time. A few days ago, I managed to get out of bed at an earlier-than-usual hour, though it took until the sun was up for me to make it out of the house with the dog. 317 more words

Flourishing Tree

Moving it Forward: #Daylight Saving Time

Daylight Saving Time

Once upon a time, a long time ago someone thought it was a good idea to make us switch our clocks back and forth every six months. 64 more words