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    ***Daylight Savings-time***

    At 2am this morning, the clock struck 1am.
    My 2 annual questions are:
    Who forgot to set their clocks back 1 hour?
    And, did you remember to set the clock in your car?



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    Re: ***Daylight Savings-time***

    Quote Originally Posted by Psyclone Brian View Post
    At 2am this morning, the clock struck 1am.
    My 2 annual questions are:
    Who forgot to set their clocks back 1 hour?
    And, did you remember to set the clock in your car?
    I never "sprung" my car clock ahead back in March. 8 months later, it is finally on the correct time once again.




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    Re: ***Daylight Savings-time***

    Bold strategy, RING4CY, but it looks like it paid off.




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    Re: ***Daylight Savings-time***

    I'm working a 6 pm to 6 am shift. At 2 am the clock struck 1 am and I said FML.



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    Re: ***Daylight Savings-time***

    Unfortunately, my kids don't recognize this whole daylight savings thing so it was an early morning for me.



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    Re: ***Daylight Savings-time***

    Quote Originally Posted by RING4CY View Post
    I never "sprung" my car clock ahead back in March. 8 months later, it is finally on the correct time once again.
    I did the exact same thing. Our strategy paid off in the long run, unlike those poor suckers who had to change their clock twice.



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    Re: ***Daylight Savings-time***

    Are we the only country that observes this? I mean, what about England? Who climbs up
    "Big-Ben" and resets that sucker? (of course that thing breaks all the time anyway)



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    Re: ***Daylight Savings-time***

    Quote Originally Posted by Psyclone Brian View Post
    Are we the only country that observes this? I mean, what about England? Who climbs up
    "Big-Ben" and resets that sucker? (of course that thing breaks all the time anyway)
    There's a map here (Daylight saving time - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia) that shows who observes it.



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    Re: ***Daylight Saving-time***

    Yup... gonna be that guy.

    Daylight Saving Time.

    Have a great Sunday!


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    Re: ***Daylight Saving-time***

    Quote Originally Posted by MNCYWX View Post
    Yup... gonna be that guy.

    Daylight Saving Time.

    Have a great Sunday!
    Dang. I wanted to be That Guy.



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    Re: ***Daylight Savings-time***

    Move to Arizona. You don't have to worry about such nonsense.



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    Re: ***Daylight Savings-time***

    After getting up early for the game yesterday and drinking last night I was out at 11. Body is trained to get up at 7:30 apparently, time to retrain what time that really is.



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    Re: ***Daylight Saving-time***

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclones500 View Post
    Dang. I wanted to be That Guy.
    That Guy is already that guy.


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