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Fixing Daylight Saving Time Is THIS Easy I It's Okay To Be Smart

Discussion in 'Geography' started by AndrewvanZyl, Mar 13, 2020.

  1. AndrewvanZyl

    AndrewvanZyl Occasional commenter

    Every year, hundreds of millions of people voluntarily turn their lives upside down by setting their clocks forward one hour in the spring and back one hour in the autumn on a particular date mandated by the government wherever they happen to live. Daylight saving time is a perfect example of how a few people with the best of intentions can end up annoying millions of the rest of us for the better part of a century. And it’s time we take an honest look at how we got to this place where half the world comes unstuck in time twice a year, and ask if the supposed advantages for springing forward and falling back still hold up!

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