Day Light Savings Time

I’ll start this by saying.  If you have a bank and you have a savings account, would you not be able to have at least a little bit of money saved?  If you went six months later to withdraw some of that money, and found you had none, WHAT would you do?  Would you go see a lawyer, just complain to the bank, or would you have an alternative of some kind?

I have been on this futile trip many years, and when I go to withdraw the daylight I have none.  So if you have a secret of how to get that daylight let me know.  PLEASE!

If you are  a poor working stiff I’d be willing to bet you don’t like losing an hour of sleep.  A shorter weekend.  I know of some people who have lost their jobs because their body cannot adjust to the change.  People who do make it to work on time are often drowsy, an inability to stay awake, thus increasing accidents not only at work but on the way to work.

Till  Roenneberg, is CHRONOBIOLOGIST, (that is a fancy way of saying he is an expert of how time affects life).  Roenneberg is staff member of the University of Munich.  Here is what he has to say about Daylight Saving Time.  “Our internal clocks set themselves according to the environment”.  “So, our natural chronometers keep time with the sun, not the alarm clocks sitting by our beds, and this is the main reason it is hard for us to adjust”.  “The social time changes but the sun does not.”

Supposedly, (per our government), The change is to save energy.  There has been no proof of any such savings.   There IS proof, however,  the consumption of gasoline rises.

I know most of my friends have to be at work between 6 am and 7am.  It is still dark. When it doesn’t get dark until around 10pm it makes it harder to fall asleep at a proper time.  Not to mention, have you ever tried to get children to bed when it is daylight?  Good Luck.  Children start going to school at dark.  Not a real safe thing to do.  While growing up in a small town, one of the rules was be home by sunset.  Now that would mean 10 pm.  Too late.

Farmers do you have more daylight time to get your work done?  Apparently not I see many of you in your fields after dark.  Do your animals know you have changed the time on your alarm clock?

ARIZONA is the only state that has a state government smart enough to leave the clock alone, and let nature take it’s course.

Now for some it is even worse.  You take Indiana for example.  Indiana is a state which is actually situated in the CENTRAL TIME ZONE.  But during the switch from mainly agricultural to manufacturing, the government decided to align itself with NEW YORK, rather than CHICAGO.  My friends there tell me a few years ago, their Governor, Mitch Daniels, forced them to change to ATLANTIC TIME, during the daylight savings period.  I guess the people never got to vote on it and some of their representatives even faced divorce,  It seems the government did not have the votes in the Capitol Building to pass this atrocity,  so what did they do.  They put a hold on the voting for at least a day so they could bully the dissenters into changing their votes,  going against the wishes of their constituents.  The result is Indiana is 2 hours ahead of the sun.

I would like to see them admit that there is no daylight saving, merely a shift of time zones. EDT = Atlantic Standard Time.  CDT= Eastern Standard Time. etc.  You get the picture

If we have to endure this  hardship so a few wealthy executives, can have a little more time to get their GOLF in,  then why can’t we at least have a truth in time law.

That Is How I See It.


  1. I think Daylight Savings Time needs a better publicist. Goodness, can we hit up some social networks, please!

  2. dont forget to set your clock ahead one hour because Daylight Saving time begins! 🙂 Spring Forward 🙂

    1. This is the ONLY good part about DST! I have a harder time autdsjing to this change than in the Spring when we lose an hour.Hope all is well .. looks like it’s beautiful in Chicago today.xoC

  3. Thank you. I am one who is tired of going to work in the dark, ahead of the sun by two hours. And getting less sleep because the children are playing later games. Thank you for your post.

    1. Well, it does mean that one of the Time Zone options will diappaesr what will MS do for their nifty drop down list?Actually, while I was still at Rose, there were all kinds of problems with this. People trying to travel/call, etc.

  4. I just like the helpful info you supply to your articles. I will bookmark your weblog, I am quite certain I will learn lots of new stuff right here! Good luck !

  5. I’ll immediately grab your rss as I can’t to find your email subscription link or e-newsletter service.

  6. Magnificent site. A lot of useful information here. I am sending it to several pals , thank you for your effort!

    1. Why is it a big pain in the ass?I’m glad for it, I want to get out of winter mode as soon as polisbse. I hate leaving work at 4:00pm and it’s almost dark out. Hate it!If there were a real energy crisis then there would be household and corporate limits on consumption.

    1. I don’t know, but I am eager to find out! I just found your blog a few days ago and I am addicted and I am here evdyreay and I have read through tons of old posts. I have you on my blog roll too. Love the blog!

  7. Excellent post. I was checking continuously this weblog and I am impressed! Extremely useful info. Thank you and best of luck.

  8. Pretty nice post. I simply stumbled upon your weblog and wanted to say that I have truly loved browsing your blog posts. After all I’ll be subscribing to your feed and I hope you write once more very soon!

  9. Valuable information. Fortunate me I discovered your web site by accident, and I’m shocked why this accident did not took place in advance! I bookmarked it.

  10. Very great post. I simply stumbled upon your blog and wished to mention that I’ve truly enjoyed browsing your weblog posts. In any case I’ll be subscribing on your rss feed and I’m hoping you write again very soon!

    1. The thing that pisses me off is that my coumetpr, my pda, my watch and my new alarm clock all adjust themselves when daylight savings time comes around. Messing with that schedule makes these useless. Cuz now I’ll have to manually change them in March, they’ss readjust themselves in April (forcing another manual change), then they’ll readjust in October (another manual change) and then another change in November. Technology! Next, they’ll be moving the date for leap years.

  11. Unquestionably consider that which you said. Your favourite justification appeared to be on the net the simplest factor to remember . I say to you, I certainly get annoyed while other folks consider concerns that they just don’t know about. You hit the nail on the top and also defined out the entire thing without having side-effects , folks could take a signal. Will probably be again to get more. Thanks

  12. Hiya very nice blog!! Man .. Beautiful .. Amazing .. I’ll bookmark your site and take the feeds also?I am satisfied to find so many helpful info right here within the put up, we want develop more techniques on this regard, thanks for sharing. . . . . .

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Copyright © 2010-2023 - Wayne Lawrence - All Rights Reserved!
Wordpress Theme Design and Hosting by is in no way affiliated with the National Football League, NASCAR, the NCAA, or any of their Properties.
This site is for informational and entertainment purposes only and is not an official web site for the National Football League, NASCAR or the NCAA.