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Old 03-12-11, 04:49 PM   #1
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Spring forward!

IT'S THAT TIME!! And don't forget the smoke detectors too!

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Old 03-12-11, 05:01 PM   #2
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Be careful, that spring appears to have a sharp edge
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Old 03-12-11, 05:41 PM   #3
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Cut the top off the blanket and sew it on the bottom so it will be longer. Damn foolishness. If you want to get up earlier, just do it! Leave the clocks alone.
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Old 03-12-11, 10:37 PM   #4
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And don't forget the smoke detectors too!
Especially that. If you don't reset the clocks in the smoke detectors then they will go off an hour after the fire starts. (Or is it an hour before the fire starts, I can't remember.)
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Old 03-12-11, 10:39 PM   #5
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Old 03-12-11, 11:03 PM   #6
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ok wait, so, my club has been doing all it's rides at 10:00am on sundays. and someone changed it to 9 for tomorrow saying "9:00 (the old 10)".

But, um, isn't 9 the old 8? I'm so confuuuuuzzzzeddd!!!!
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Old 03-12-11, 11:13 PM   #7
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Just wake up at the same time you normally would and go to work, or wherever you have to go. And if nobody is there you arrived an hour early. Wait an hour. You'll be on time.
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Old 03-12-11, 11:15 PM   #8
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are you sure you won't be an hour late?
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Old 03-12-11, 11:21 PM   #9
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are you sure you won't be an hour late?
Hmmmm. That's an interesting proposition.
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Old 03-12-11, 11:36 PM   #10
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I hate the time change... my days were just right as they were.
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Same here. I don't know why we keep perpetuating such a silly thing. I was looking forward to the sun rising earlier.
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When I set my alarm clock five minutes fast, as soon as it goes off I know there's another five minutes to sleep.
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And he awoke, 3 hours later.
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It kicks butt when you are working during the time change. I get paid an hour of OT for an hour I didn't work and get to go home earlier. WHOOOO HOOOOO!!
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It kicks butt when you are working during the time change. I get paid an hour of OT for an hour I didn't work and get to go home earlier. WHOOOO HOOOOO!!
So you pay back those extra wages in Fall and it's a wash?
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So you pay back those extra wages in Fall and it's a wash?
Man, don't go shooting his pony.
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So you pay back those extra wages in Fall and it's a wash?
Actually No. They pay us for 13 hrs in the fall. So its still good. We have five crews so it's hit or miss if you get the good end of the deal or not. But this time it was my turn.
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Hate the time changes. Hello, jetlag. *makes rude gesture at Ben Franklin, the government, and whomever else is responsible for DST*
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