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rurallib

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Mon Mar 12, 2018, 09:19 PM Mar 2018

Time - if one becomes permanent would you want daylight or standard time? Poll [View all]

Hope that makes sense. Many folks are squawking about the twice a year changes in our time. Some states are actually moving to do something - Florida for instance is looking to go to permanent daylight time.

So if someday we decide to quit changing the clock, would you want the permanent time to be daylight or standard? One or the other, no alternatives. Tell us why if you want.

As for me I am for standard time forever.


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Daylight time
17 (68%)
standard time
8 (32%)
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standard time darker earlier? Skittles Mar 2018 #1
Yes, if you're asking. Butterflylady Mar 2018 #2
yep me too rurallib Mar 2018 #7
Standard time, When the sun is at maximum over head it is noon. TexasProgresive Mar 2018 #3
Isn't the whole idea of clocks arbitrary? I know the greeks and babylonians pangaia Mar 2018 #13
Clocks are not arbitrary they are an analog of TexasProgresive Mar 2018 #15
How can something that flows like time be broken up into arbitrary little digital bits..? pangaia Mar 2018 #18
Time is broken up into arbitrary little bits. Wolf Frankula Mar 2018 #19
You win. pangaia Mar 2018 #20
glad we cleared that up, aren't you? rurallib Mar 2018 #24
Yup... pangaia Mar 2018 #25
Darker later, which one is that? marylandblue Mar 2018 #4
Daylight Lochloosa Mar 2018 #5
Really don't care--just pick one! I'm happy to go with the majority. shanny Mar 2018 #6
My answer too just pick pone and stick with it. Va Lefty Mar 2018 #23
Whatever time we have in the summer, I like the extra doc03 Mar 2018 #8
daylight, then rurallib Mar 2018 #9
To some it would depend on whether they live on the eastern or western end of their time zone. Jack-o-Lantern Mar 2018 #10
I lived in a state without DST dawg day Mar 2018 #11
Other jberryhill Mar 2018 #12
Just change your watch to whatever time you want? pangaia Mar 2018 #14
You must work in my office. FSogol Mar 2018 #21
To me the biggest problem with the current system PoindexterOglethorpe Mar 2018 #16
Compromise defacto7 Mar 2018 #17
continuously variable transition time Blues Heron Mar 2018 #32
Don't care. Just pick one and go with it. (n/t) Iggo Mar 2018 #22
Agree Thew Mar 2018 #27
I've gone from liking DST to hating it and then back again. It all depended on my job at brewens Mar 2018 #26
I've lived in Arizona for 30+ years: No DST Nac Mac Feegle Mar 2018 #28
I would prefer that... discntnt_irny_srcsm Mar 2018 #29
Daylight because morning hours don't exist to me Awsi Dooger Mar 2018 #30
As a lifetime night-owl, the "longer" afternoons & lingering evening daylight are a perfect match. VOX Mar 2018 #31
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