Remember your clocks this weekend! Page 3

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  • sport 23 Oct 2009 09:40:45 12,731 posts
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    Just a reminder that Earth time changes this weekend.
  • L_Franko Moderator 23 Oct 2009 09:42:39 9,694 posts
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    Glad you posted, I totally forgot it was this weekend :)
  • THFourteen 23 Oct 2009 09:45:18 33,428 posts
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    so hang on

    i am getting a train at 11.50am on sunday

    do i need to set my watch forwards/back?
  • Dirtbox 23 Oct 2009 09:45:46 78,204 posts
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    Spring forwards Fall back.

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  • Chopsen 23 Oct 2009 09:46:29 15,995 posts
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    Fall forwards spring back.
  • Dirtbox 23 Oct 2009 09:48:04 78,204 posts
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    Fall backwards spring foreskin.

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  • DFawkes 23 Oct 2009 09:48:49 22,972 posts
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    I'm not changing mine. Screws my head up twice a year, and for what? Not worth it. I might be constantly arriving places at the wrong time, and missing buses, but it'll bwork out etter for me next time when you chumps are all changing it back but I don't have to.

    Oh for goodness sake, I've caught my scrotum in my zip again - Margaret Thatcher, 1986

  • jerrymanu 23 Oct 2009 09:50:45 3,119 posts
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    Just set your clock half an hour different. That way your only ever half an hour late / early and you don't need to fuck around.
  • jerrymanu 23 Oct 2009 10:18:05 3,119 posts
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    Ace Grace wrote:
    My daughter wakes up at 6 every day so on Sunday it will be 5.

    /arrrrgggghhh

    I know that feeling. Hadn't even considered it until now :C
  • sirtacos 23 Oct 2009 10:31:34 7,280 posts
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    I wish I lived on the Equator. No seasons = no fucking around with watches twice a year.
  • jerrymanu 23 Oct 2009 10:36:05 3,119 posts
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    sirtacos wrote:
    I wish I lived on the Equator. No seasons = no fucking around with watches twice a year.

    Hot though :(
  • bigshot316 23 Oct 2009 10:36:24 23,806 posts
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    I wish I had a giant mech suit that could fly and go underwater.
  • jerrymanu 23 Oct 2009 10:38:36 3,119 posts
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    I wish I had a giant......
  • Gibroon 23 Oct 2009 10:41:45 1,325 posts
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    Ace Grace wrote:
    My daughter wakes up at 6 every day so on Sunday it will be 5.

    /arrrrgggghhh


    I used to worry about this but for some reason my kids seem to adapt pretty quick. If they have a routine of having a bath before bed, just give them a bath half an hour earlier/ later than usual for a couple of days.
  • jerrymanu 23 Oct 2009 10:53:34 3,119 posts
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    Smuggo wrote:
    jerrymanu wrote:
    sirtacos wrote:
    I wish I lived on the Equator. No seasons = no fucking around with watches twice a year.

    Hot though :(

    I don't think any equatorial countries are covered in desert landscape.

    From Wiki:

    Equatorial seasons and climate


    Near the equator there is little distinction between summer, winter, autumn or spring. Temperatures are high year round (permanent "summer"), with the exception of periods during the wet season and at higher altitudes. In many tropical regions people identify two seasons: wet and dry. However, most places close to the equator are wet throughout the year, and seasons can vary depending on a variety of factors including elevation and proximity to an ocean. The rainy and humid conditions mean that the equatorial climate is not the hottest in the world.


    I stand corrected. Sounds ACE!
  • DaM 23 Oct 2009 10:59:50 13,210 posts
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    Ace Grace wrote:
    My daughter wakes up at 6 every day so on Sunday it will be 5.

    /arrrrgggghhh

    Bugger, I had forgotten about that. Takes them months to adjust. Ours have recently been sleeping a bit longer too...
  • UncleLou Moderator 23 Oct 2009 11:19:08 35,556 posts
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    Soon it'll be dark again at half past four in the afternoon. Sucks. :-(
  • Chopsen 23 Oct 2009 11:25:51 15,995 posts
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    UncleLou wrote:
    Soon it'll be dark again at half past four in the afternoon. Sucks. :-(

    Nah. I get to play with my telescope on a school night. Awesomes!
  • hoof 23 Oct 2009 11:32:06 823 posts
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    Chopsen wrote:
    UncleLou wrote:
    Soon it'll be dark again at half past four in the afternoon. Sucks. :-(

    Nah. I get to play with my telescope on a school night. Awesomes!

    Is that a euphemism?
  • bigshot316 23 Oct 2009 11:32:38 23,806 posts
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    I've lost my watch and i miss it :-(
  • mal 23 Oct 2009 12:38:23 22,550 posts
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    sport wrote:
    Just a reminder that Earth time changes this weekend.
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    America doesn't change for another week, and Australia has changed already for example. But the same date's used across the EU these days, so I guess on a site called 'eurogamer' you're safe.

    Cubby didn't know how to turn off sigs!

  • Dirtbox 25 Mar 2010 07:44:54 78,204 posts
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    Saturday night they go forward an hour.

    Thank fuck for that, bring on the long, light evenings with a cold beer on the patio.

    edit: this is the best one for two reasons - the one I just mentioned and also you don't have to set your alarm clock by going all the way around 23 hours, forgetting what you're doing and having to do it again until you remember where to stop. That pisses me off something chronic.

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  • UncleLou Moderator 25 Mar 2010 07:58:23 35,556 posts
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    UncleLou wrote:
    Soon it'll be dark again at half past four in the afternoon. Sucks. :-(

    Woohoo, we made it through.

    Sat outside last night until 9pm. Walked to the office this morning in blazing sunshine.
  • shamblemonkee 25 Mar 2010 08:01:59 14,392 posts
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    \o/ /getsoutbbq
  • Trowel 27 Mar 2010 20:51:39 17,760 posts
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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X_PDns23RWY
  • mal 27 Mar 2010 20:59:41 22,550 posts
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    Cheers - for the reminder, and for the choon :)

    Cubby didn't know how to turn off sigs!

  • BillMurray 27 Mar 2010 21:26:09 7,739 posts
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    I'm not happy that i'm gonna lose an hours sleep before work in the morning :(
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