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Clocks fall back on Sunday morning

Original post made on Nov 3, 2007

Daylight Saving Time begins at 2 a.m. Sunday so people should set their clocks back one hour before they go to bed Saturday night or when they get up Sunday morning.

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Posted by Tina
a resident of another community
on Nov 3, 2007 at 3:20 pm

Don't you mean Daylight Savings Time ENDS at 2 am Sunday?


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Posted by qq
a resident of Barron Park
on Nov 4, 2007 at 12:03 am

All my clocks are set to UTC. So no need to futz with them. The U.S. should move to a single timezone like China has, and then ditch timezones all together. What a waste...

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Posted by Resident
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Nov 4, 2007 at 10:55 am

There is a universal time zone. It is called GMT (Greenwich Mean Time). It is used for international aviation and broadcasting and probably other uses. Unfortunately, it is not American and therefore most people in this country are not aware of it. However, try a foreign international radio station and you will hear it used.


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