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    Daylight savings time

    The announcer said on the radio "Clocks go back one hour at 2am tomorrow morning as Daylight Saving Time ends". Why do I have to get up at 2am to set my clocks back?

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    Re: Daylight savings time

    Quote Originally Posted by echotech2 View Post
    The announcer said on the radio "Clocks go back one hour at 2am tomorrow morning as Daylight Saving Time ends". Why do I have to get up at 2am to set my clocks back?
    Hi,

    I suspect that you may be jesting - are you ?

    Here comes the answer then - all you need remember is to set your clocks back an hour just before you go to bed -
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    Re: Daylight savings time

    If you don't do it at 2:00 then they will be wrong! Can you imagine the horror of waking up at 3am and realising that all your clocks are wrong? You would never be able to get back to sleep.

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    Re: Daylight savings time

    If you don't do it at 2am you have to wait 6 months.

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    Re: Daylight savings time

    I live in Az i dont have to do it at all. Most of az doesnt mess with that foolishness.
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    Re: Daylight savings time

    I also stay in a part of the world where time is more stable and we don't need to compensate for it by changing the clocks.

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    Re: Daylight savings time

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    Re: Daylight savings time

    Quote Originally Posted by Elfy View Post
    If you don't do it at 2am you have to wait 6 months.
    I'm just sitting here with a BIG Grin..
    I know that you believe you understand what you think I said, but I'm not sure you realize that what you heard is not what I meant.

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    Re: Daylight savings time

    What I particularly like about 'this' 6 months is everyone seems to put meeting times in UTC - until March I can just read the time and not have to do any converting

    Not that adding 1 is all that onerous ...

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    Smile Re: Daylight savings time

    Quote Originally Posted by The Cog View Post
    If you don't do it at 2:00 then they will be wrong! Can you imagine the horror of waking up at 3am and realising that all your clocks are wrong? You would never be able to get back to sleep.
    Oh the horror!
    I hate it,I've always hated it. There is mumbling in the states of pitching the whole mess in the dust bin. I could go with this plan.
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