It hasnít happened since I was a teenager and came in from partying late one Saturday in April. I got up eventually, and went through half the day calling friends who were not at home.
Eventually, it was brought to bear upon me that I had missed the change, forward to DST.
Last August, there was a story about America
staying on DST
to save energy overcoming an extra hour of darkness. Then, I heard Bush
signed the bill making the change.
Without reading it all, I noticed the CBC Headline
: Ontario to match U.S. time change
Last night, I answered the above post under the delusion that Ontario
was not changing, but this morning, I awoke to find something strange.
At least this time it took minutes, rather than hours, to figure out what was wrong. Not so bad, huh?
Daylight-Saving Time Comes to End in U.S. (external - login to view)
Saturday October 29, 2005
WASHINGTON (AP) - As backyard barbecue season winds down, it's time to say goodbye to daylight-saving time.
In most of the United States, that meant shifting the clocks back one hour to standard time at 2 a.m. Sunday, local time.
Daylight-saving time returns April 2.
Congress has voted to extend daylight-saving time, but that does not take effect until 2007. The new dates will be from the second Sunday in March top the first Sunday in November.
So, to answer manda
's question, and as penance for screwing up, I found a Daylight Saving Time (external - login to view)