The Whole Daylight Savings Thing is a Fiasco

It’s just another band aid.

Just a few days ago, the U.S. Senate approved a bill to make daylight savings permanent.

The argument is that it will promote more evening activities year-round. They cite that more Americans will go play golf, more kids will be playing outside in the evening, there will be less seasonal depression.

But I just have one question…how does this make any sense?

Let’s set a scenario up. We’ve passed the Daylight savings time act and it’s a Tuesday…



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Matthew David

Matthew David


Philosopher. Writer. Coffee Addict. I write about Philosophy from the Ancient Greeks to Existentialism. ←Learn more here