Rhymin’ Weekly Weigh-In: Daylight Savings Time edition

“Spring forward, fall back!” Such a captivating idea, isn’t it? Just adjusting time a wee bit, because science!

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As kids, didn’t we think that was just the neatest thing? Twice a year, we assumed complete control over time itself! Doctor Who, Doc Brown, and Rick, all rolled up into one.

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Created by Niall Byrne – copies/T-shirts available! http://aaniallbyrne.blogspot.com/2015/12/rick-and-time-lords.html

One minute, it’s 9:00 at night. Then, we just SAY it’s 10:00 (or 8:00, and suddenly, it’s 10:00 (or 8:00)! How magical is that?

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Flash forward about 20-30 years, and that kid is no longer a Time Lord. That kid has a job and a mortgage and a tight schedule, and changing the time twice a year? Just plain ANNOYING, that’s what it is. Time Lord Schmime Lord.

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But till recently, it seemed like one of those things that was set in stone, decreed from above and unchangeable.

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However, more and more U.S. states have rejected the Tyranny of the Time Lords, so there’s hope!

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So anyway, where was I? Oh yeah, my weigh-in! Here goes – ready?

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Yeah, I’m skatin’ right on the edge of the big Two-Oh-Oh, folks!! That means NEXT Monday’s weigh-in should be super-fantabu-awesome! Unless I screw up and eat KFC every day, which PROBABLY won’t happen. But y’know, gotta keep a LITTLE suspense going in this blog, right?

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Meanwhile, enjoy your week, and remember – save that daylight because, uh, America!!

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