Archive for March 8th, 2007

Shedding light on Daylight Savings Time

| March 8, 2007 | 6 Replies
Shedding light on Daylight Savings Time

The practice of shifting clocks twice a year is an annoyance to everyone. Its roots go back to the Enlightenment, when such luminaries as Ben Franklin suggested the practice in part to keep urbanites, who lived by the clock, in better summertime sync with the rural majority who lived by the sun. Back in 1973, […]

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End This War bumper sticker

| March 8, 2007 | 1 Reply
End This War bumper sticker

Move on is giving away a great bumper sticker.  I’m not much for bumper stickers, I’ve only ever had three on my car.  My first was years ago, it said, “Indians had bad immigration laws.” My next was during the last presidential election.  I can’t remember exactly what it said, but it wasn’t flattering to […]

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