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    Time Changes Tonight-Spring Forward

    Just a reminder to all, tonight turn your clocks forward 1 hour. This year everything seems to be early. Usually the time change is in April, but this year it is pushed back to tonight.

    So don't forget tonight to Spring Forward one hour.

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    Yea, this is gonna be real interesting at work tonight. No clue what happens up here with computers and stuff. I was told it was all automatic but I tend to believe that if it can go wrong, it will.
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    I'm losing an hour on my weekend off....shit.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Terminator View Post
    I'm losing an hour on my weekend off....shit.

    If I were you I'd put in an OT slip for your first hour on your first day back.
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    I work 8 hours tonight, but get paid for 9!

    A few of us want to make stops right around 2am, just to see if it messes with the CAD system.
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    Quote Originally Posted by gopherpuckfan View Post
    A few of us want to make stops right around 2am, just to see if it messes with the CAD system.

    You're wrong for that.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Terminator View Post
    I'm losing an hour on my weekend off....shit.
    I'm getting double-screwed here.

    I have to drive about an hour to a job site all next week.

    Combine that with "losing" an hour Monday (since losing it on a day I can sleep in really doesn't effect me).

    So on Monday I'm getting up two fucking hours early.
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    Wow I didnt know it was tonight!!!
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    For us ,whoever is working graves tonight has to use an hour of their own comp time to make up the hour. I am not looking forward to getting up at 3am UGH! I already changed all my clocks to get to bed on time. I hope CAD isn't screwey tomorrow. Last thing we need!
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    I am about to board a nonstop flight from the west coast to the east coast - between the time zone change and the time change, I am going to be so screwed up tomorrow.




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    I just learned we dont do the time change thing here.
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    guess we get enough sun?
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    I hate this, the time changed an hour ago and now it's 4am and I'm not sleepy!!!


    Wow, the OR clock says 5am, how screwy is that????

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    Quote Originally Posted by jmur5074 View Post
    If I were you I'd put in an OT slip for your first hour on your first day back.
    Yeah. I have a better chance of being promoted. In other words, not gonna happen.

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    I'm all for energy efficiency, but I don't like having to change the time twice a year. It just increases the likelihood of people getting confused and being late to things. And some evidence actually suggests that daylight savings time increases energy usage rather than decreasing it. These days electric lights are not the most energy-consuming parts of our lifestyle. When parts of Indiana that previously did not practice Daylight Savings Time switched to it, their energy usage increased: "Having the entire state switch to daylight-saving time each year, rather than stay on standard time, costs Indiana households an additional $8.6 million in electricity bills. They conclude that the reduced cost of lighting in afternoons during daylight-saving time is more than offset by the higher air-conditioning costs on hot afternoons and increased heating costs on cool mornings."
    http://online.wsj.com/article/SB1204...s_at_glance_pj

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jenna View Post
    I'm all for energy efficiency, but I don't like having to change the time twice a year. It just increases the likelihood of people getting confused and being late to things. I wonder how much energy daylight savings time actually saves, anyway--these days electric lights are not the most energy-consuming parts of our lifestyle.
    So very true!

 

 

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