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“Stop Trashing Dst”

This one’s for John Miller, I guess. From a reader:

Daylight Savings Time is a wonderful thing to most people in the U.S.

I trade one hour of sleep in exchange for 210 hours of extra daylight. The

extra daylight comes at the end of the day. It means a longer useful evening

for picnics, playing in the yard with my child and other things.

When the sun is out til 9:30 on a weeknight, it means I can come home from

work and still go ride my motorcycle for a few hours. I can go to the park

and walk.

Now, I might feel differently if I were some East Coast elite (*wink*) who

only considers “outside” something to endure between the apartment to the


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