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                      8: <h1>Time and the Arts</h1>
                      9: <h2>Documentaries</h2>
                     10: <ul>
                     11: <li>
                     12: "<a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=84aWtseb2-4">Daylight
                     13: Saving Time Explained</a>" (2011; 6:39) lightly covers daylight saving
                     14: time's theory, history, pros and cons. Among other things, it explains
                     15: Arizona's daylight-saving enclaves quite well.</li>
                     16: <li>
                     17: "<a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-5wpm-gesOY">The Problem
                     18: with Time &amp; Timezones &ndash; Computerphile</a>" (2013; 10:12) delves
                     19: into problems that programmers have with timekeeping.</li>
                     20: <li>
1.4       christos   21: "<a href="https://www.rferl.org/a/28375932.html">All The Time In The World:
1.1       christos   22: Explaining The Mysteries Of Time Zones</a>" (2017; 2:15)
                     23: briefly says why France has more time zones than Russia.
                     24: <li>
1.4       christos   25: "About Time" (1962; 59 minutes) is part of the
1.1       christos   26: Bell Science extravaganza, with Frank Baxter, Richard Deacon, and Les Tremayne.
                     27: Its advisor was Richard Feynman, and it was voiced by Mel Blanc.
1.5     ! christos   28: (<a href="https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0154110/">IMDb entry</a>.)</li>
1.1       christos   29: </ul>
                     30: <h2>Movies</h2>
                     31: <ul>
                     32: <li>
                     33: In the 1946 movie <em>A Matter of Life and Death</em>
                     34: (U.S. title <em>Stairway to Heaven</em>)
                     35: there is a reference to British Double Summer Time.
                     36: The time does not play a large part in the plot;
                     37: it's just a passing reference to the time when one of the
                     38: characters was supposed to have died (but didn't).
1.5     ! christos   39: (<a href="https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0038733/">IMDb entry.</a>)
1.3       christos   40: (Dave Cantor)
1.1       christos   41: <li>
                     42: The 1953 railway comedy movie <em>The Titfield Thunderbolt</em> includes a
                     43: play on words on British Double Summer Time. Valentine's wife wants
                     44: him to leave the pub and asks him, "Do you know what time it is?"
                     45: And he, happy where he is, replies: "Yes, my love. Summer double time."
1.5     ! christos   46: (<a href="https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0046436/">IMDb entry.</a>)
1.3       christos   47: (Mark Brader, 2009-10-02)
1.1       christos   48: </li>
                     49: <li>
                     50: The premise of the 1999 caper movie <em>Entrapment</em> involves computers
                     51: in an international banking network being shut down briefly at
                     52: midnight in each time zone to avoid any problems at the transition
                     53: from the year 1999 to 2000 in that zone. (Hmmmm.) If this shutdown
                     54: is extended by 10 seconds, it will create a one-time opportunity for
                     55: a gigantic computerized theft. To achieve this, at one location the
                     56: crooks interfere with the microwave system supplying time signals to
                     57: the computer, advancing the time by 0.1 second each minute over the
                     58: last hour of 1999. (So this movie teaches us that 0.1 &times; 60 = 10.)
1.5     ! christos   59: (<a href="https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0137494/">IMDb entry.</a>)
1.3       christos   60: (Mark Brader, 2009-10-02)
1.1       christos   61: </li>
                     62: <li>
                     63: One mustn't forget the
                     64: <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k4EUTMPuvHo">trailer</a>
                     65: (2014; 2:23) for the movie <em>Daylight Saving</em>.
                     66: </li>
                     67: </ul>
                     68: <h2>TV episodes</h2>
                     69: <ul>
                     70: <li>
                     71: An episode of <em>The Adventures of Superman</em> entitled "The Mysterious
                     72: Cube," first aired 1958-02-24, had Superman convincing the controllers
                     73: of the Arlington Time Signal to broadcast ahead of actual time;
                     74: doing so got a crook trying to be declared dead to
                     75: emerge a bit too early from the titular enclosure.
1.3       christos   76: (<a href="https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0506628/">IMDb entry</a>.)
1.1       christos   77: </li>
                     78: <li>
1.3       christos   79: "<a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Chimes_of_Big_Ben">The Chimes
                     80: of Big Ben</a>", <em>The Prisoner</em>, episode 2, ITC, 1967-10-06.
1.1       christos   81: Our protagonist tumbles to
                     82: the fraudulent nature of a Poland-to-England escape upon hearing "Big
                     83: Ben" chiming on Polish local time.
1.3       christos   84: (<a href="https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0679185/">IMDb entry.</a>)
1.1       christos   85: </li>
                     86: <li>
                     87: "The Susie", <em>Seinfeld</em>, season 8, episode 15, NBC, 1997-02-13.
                     88: Kramer decides that daylight saving time
                     89: isn't coming fast enough, so he sets his watch ahead an hour.
                     90: </li>
                     91: <li>
                     92: "20 Hours in America", <em>The West Wing</em>, season 4, episodes 1&ndash;2,
                     93: 2002-09-25, contained a <a
                     94: href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-J1NHzQ1sgc">scene</a> that
                     95: saw White House staffers stranded in Indiana; they thought they had time to
                     96: catch Air Force One but were done in by intra-Indiana local time changes.
                     97: </li>
                     98: <li>
                     99: "In what time zone would you find New York City?" was a $200 question on
                    100: the 1999-11-13 United States airing of <em>Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?</em>,
                    101: and "In 1883, what industry led the movement to divide the U.S. into four time
                    102: zones?" was a $32,000 question on the 2001-05-23 United States airing of
                    103: the same show. At this rate, the million-dollar time-zone
                    104: question should have been asked 2002-06-04.
                    105: </li>
                    106: <li>
                    107: A private jet's mid-flight change of time zones distorts Alison Dubois'
                    108: premonition in the "We Had a Dream" episode of <em>Medium</em>
                    109: (originally aired 2007-02-28).
                    110: </li>
                    111: <li>
                    112: In the <em>30 Rock</em> episode "Anna Howard Shaw Day"
                    113: (first broadcast 2010-02-11),
                    114: Jack Donaghy's date realizes that a Geneva-to-New-York business phone call
                    115: received in the evening must be fake given the difference in local times.
                    116: </li>
                    117: <li>
                    118: In the "Run by the Monkeys" episode of <em>Da Vinci's Inquest</em>
                    119: (first broadcast 2002-11-17),
                    120: a witness in a five-year-old fire case realizes they may not have set
                    121: their clock back when daylight saving ended on the day of the fire,
                    122: introducing the possibility of an hour when arson might have occurred.
                    123: </li>
                    124: <li>
                    125: In "The Todd Couple" episode of <em>Outsourced</em> (first aired 2011-02-10),
                    126: Manmeet sets up Valentine's Day teledates for 6:00 and 9:00pm;
                    127: since one is with a New Yorker and the other with a San Franciscan,
                    128: hilarity ensues.
                    129: (Never mind that this should be 7:30am in Mumbai, yet for some reason the show
                    130: proceeds as though it's also mid-evening there.)
                    131: </li>
                    132: <li>
                    133: In the "14 Days to Go"/"T Minus..." episode of
                    134: <em>You, Me and the Apocalypse</em>
                    135: (first aired 2015-11-11 in the UK, 2016-03-10 in the US),
                    136: the success of a mission to deal with a comet
                    137: hinges on whether or not Russia observes daylight saving time.
                    138: (In the US, the episode first aired in the week before the switch to DST.)
                    139: </li>
                    140: <li>
                    141: "The Lost Hour", <em>Eerie, Indiana</em>, episode 10, NBC, 1991-12-01.
                    142: Despite Indiana's then-lack of DST, Marshall changes his clock with
                    143: unusual consequences.
                    144: See "<a
                    145: href="https://www.avclub.com/eerie-indiana-was-a-few-dimensions-ahead-of-its-time-1819833380"><em>Eerie,
                    146: Indiana</em> was a few dimensions ahead of its time</a>".
                    147: </li>
                    148: <li>
                    149: "Time Tunnel", <em>The Adventures of Pete &amp; Pete</em>, season 2, episode 5,
                    150: Nickelodeon, 1994-10-23.
                    151: The two Petes travel back in time an hour on the day that DST ends.
                    152: </li>
                    153: <li>
                    154: "King-Size Homer", <em>The Simpsons</em>, episode 135, Fox, 1995-11-05.
                    155: Homer, working from home, remarks "8:58, first
                    156: time I've ever been early for work. Except for all those daylight
                    157: savings days. Lousy farmers."
                    158: </li>
                    159: <li>
1.2       christos  160: <em>Last Week Tonight with John Oliver</em>, season 2, episode 5, 2015-03-08,
                    161: asked, "<a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=br0NW9ufUUw">Daylight Saving
                    162: Time &ndash; How Is This Still A Thing?</a>"
                    163: </li>
                    164: <li>
1.1       christos  165: "Tracks", <em>The Good Wife</em>, season 7, episode 12,
                    166: CBS, 2016-01-17.
                    167: The applicability of a contract hinges on the
                    168: time zone associated with a video timestamp.
                    169: </li>
                    170: <li>
                    171: "Justice", <em>Veep</em>, season 6, episode 4, HBO, 2017-05-07.
                    172: Jonah's inability to understand DST ends up impressing a wealthy
                    173: backer who sets him up for a 2020 presidential run.
                    174: </li>
                    175: </ul>
                    176: <h2>Books, plays, and magazines</h2>
                    177: <ul>
                    178: <li>
                    179: Jules Verne, <em>Around the World in Eighty Days</em>
                    180: (<em>Le tour du monde en quatre-vingts jours</em>), 1873.
                    181: Wall-clock time plays a central role in the plot.
                    182: European readers of the 1870s clearly held the U.S. press in
                    183: deep contempt; the protagonists cross the U.S. without once
                    184: reading a paper.
                    185: Available versions include
1.5     ! christos  186: <a href="https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/103">an English
1.1       christos  187: translation</a>, and
                    188: <a href="https://fourmilab.ch/etexts/www/tdm80j">the original French</a>
                    189: "with illustrations from the original 1873 French-language edition".
                    190: </li>
                    191: <li>
                    192: Nick Enright, <em>Daylight Saving</em>, 1989.
                    193: A fast-paced comedy about love and loneliness as the clocks turn back.
                    194: </li>
                    195: <li>
1.3       christos  196: Umberto Eco,
                    197: <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Island_of_the_Day_Before"><em>The
                    198: Island of the Day Before</em></a>
1.1       christos  199: (<em>L'isola del giorno prima</em>), 1994.
                    200: "...the story of a 17th century Italian nobleman trapped near an island
                    201: on the International Date Line.  Time and time zones play an integral
                    202: part in the novel." (Paul Eggert, 2006-04-22)
                    203: </li>
                    204: <li>
                    205: John Dunning, <a
1.5     ! christos  206: href="https://www.simonandschuster.com/books/Two-OClock-Eastern-Wartime/John-Dunning/9781439171530"><em>Two
1.1       christos  207: O'Clock, Eastern Wartime</em></a>, 2001.
                    208: Mystery, history, daylight saving time, and old-time radio.
                    209: </li>
                    210: <li>
                    211: Surrealist artist Guy Billout's work "Date Line" appeared on page 103
                    212: of the 1999-11 <em>Atlantic Monthly</em>.
                    213: </li>
                    214: <li>
                    215: "Gloom, Gloom, Go Away" by Walter Kirn appeared on page 106 of <em>Time</em>
                    216: magazine's 2002-11-11 issue; among other things, it proposed
                    217: year-round DST as a way of lessening wintertime despair.
                    218: </li>
                    219: </ul>
                    220: <h2>Music</h2>
                    221: <p>
                    222: Data on recordings of "Save That Time," Russ Long, Serrob Publishing, BMI:</p>
                    223: <table>
                    224: <tr><td>Artist</td><td>Karrin Allyson</td></tr>
                    225: <tr><td>CD</td><td>I Didn't Know About You</td></tr>
                    226: <tr><td>Copyright Date</td><td>1993</td></tr>
                    227: <tr><td>Label</td><td>Concord Jazz, Inc.</td></tr>
                    228: <tr><td>ID</td><td>CCD-4543</td></tr>
                    229: <tr><td>Track Time</td><td>3:44</td></tr>
                    230: <tr><td>Personnel</td><td>Karrin Allyson, vocal;
                    231: Russ Long, piano;
                    232: Gerald Spaits, bass;
                    233: Todd Strait, drums</td></tr>
                    234: <tr><td>Notes</td><td>CD notes "additional lyric by Karrin Allyson;
                    235: arranged by Russ Long and Karrin Allyson"</td></tr>
                    236: <tr><td>ADO Rating</td><td>1 star</td></tr>
1.5     ! christos  237: <tr><td><a href="https://www.allmusic.com/album/i-didnt-know-about-you-mw0000618657">AMG Rating</a></td><td>4 stars</td></tr>
1.1       christos  238: <tr><td>Penguin Rating</td><td>3.5 stars</td></tr>
                    239: <tr><td>&nbsp;</td><td></td></tr>
                    240: <tr><td>Artist</td><td>Kevin Mahogany</td></tr>
                    241: <tr><td>CD</td><td>Double Rainbow</td></tr>
                    242: <tr><td>Copyright Date</td><td>1993</td></tr>
                    243: <tr><td>Label</td><td>Enja Records</td></tr>
                    244: <tr><td>ID</td><td>ENJ-7097 2</td></tr>
                    245: <tr><td>Track Time</td><td>6:27</td></tr>
                    246: <tr><td>Personnel</td><td>Kevin Mahogany, vocal;
                    247: Kenny Barron, piano;
                    248: Ray Drummond, bass;
                    249: Ralph Moore, tenor saxophone;
                    250: Lewis Nash, drums</td></tr>
                    251: <tr><td>ADO Rating</td><td>1.5 stars</td></tr>
1.5     ! christos  252: <tr><td><a href="https://www.allmusic.com/album/double-rainbow-mw0000620371">AMG Rating</a></td><td>3 stars</td></tr>
1.1       christos  253: <tr><td>Penguin Rating</td><td>3 stars</td></tr>
                    254: <tr><td>&nbsp;</td><td></td></tr>
                    255: <tr><td>Artist</td><td>Joe Williams</td></tr>
                    256: <tr><td>CD</td><td>Here's to Life</td></tr>
                    257: <tr><td>Copyright Date</td><td>1994</td></tr>
                    258: <tr><td>Label</td><td>Telarc International Corporation</td></tr>
                    259: <tr><td>ID</td><td>CD-83357</td></tr>
                    260: <tr><td>Track Time</td><td>3:58</td></tr>
                    261: <tr><td>Personnel</td><td>Joe Williams, vocal
                    262: The Robert Farnon [39 piece] Orchestra</td></tr>
                    263: <tr><td>Notes</td><td>This CD is also available as part of a 3-CD package from
                    264: Telarc, "Triple Play" (CD-83461)</td></tr>
                    265: <tr><td>ADO Rating</td><td>black dot</td></tr>
1.5     ! christos  266: <tr><td><a href="https://www.allmusic.com/album/heres-to-life-mw0000623648">AMG Rating</a></td><td>2 stars</td></tr>
1.1       christos  267: <tr><td>Penguin Rating</td><td>3 stars</td></tr>
                    268: <tr><td>&nbsp;</td><td></td></tr>
                    269: <tr><td>Artist</td><td>Charles Fambrough</td></tr>
                    270: <tr><td>CD</td><td>Keeper of the Spirit</td></tr>
                    271: <tr><td>Copyright Date</td><td>1995</td></tr>
                    272: <tr><td>Label</td><td>AudioQuest Music</td></tr>
                    273: <tr><td>ID</td><td>AQ-CD1033</td></tr>
                    274: <tr><td>Track Time</td><td>7:07</td></tr>
                    275: <tr><td>Personnel</td><td>Charles Fambrough, bass;
                    276: Joel Levine, tenor recorder;
                    277: Edward Simon, piano;
                    278: Lenny White, drums;
                    279: Marion Simon, percussion</td></tr>
                    280: <tr><td>ADO Rating</td><td>2 stars</td></tr>
1.5     ! christos  281: <tr><td><a href="https://www.allmusic.com/album/keeper-of-the-spirit-mw0000176559">AMG Rating</a></td><td>unrated</td></tr>
1.1       christos  282: <tr><td>Penguin Rating</td><td>3 stars</td></tr>
                    283: </table>
                    284: <hr>
                    285: <p>Also of note:</p>
                    286: <table>
                    287: <tr><td>Artist</td><td>Holly Cole Trio</td></tr>
                    288: <tr><td>CD</td><td>Blame It On My Youth</td></tr>
                    289: <tr><td>Copyright Date</td><td>1992</td></tr>
                    290: <tr><td>Label</td><td>Manhattan</td></tr>
                    291: <tr><td>ID</td><td>CDP 7 97349 2</td></tr>
                    292: <tr><td>Total Time</td><td>37:45</td></tr>
                    293: <tr><td>Personnel</td><td>Holly Cole, voice;
                    294: Aaron Davis, piano;
                    295: David Piltch, string bass</td></tr>
                    296: <tr><td>Notes</td><td>Lyrical reference to "Eastern Standard Time" in
                    297: Tom Waits' "Purple Avenue"</td></tr>
                    298: <tr><td>ADO Rating</td><td>2.5 stars</td></tr>
1.5     ! christos  299: <tr><td><a href="https://www.allmusic.com/album/blame-it-on-my-youth-mw0000274303">AMG Rating</a></td><td>3 stars</td></tr>
1.1       christos  300: <tr><td>Penguin Rating</td><td>unrated</td></tr>
                    301: <tr><td>&nbsp;</td><td></td></tr>
                    302: <tr><td>Artist</td><td>Milt Hinton</td></tr>
                    303: <tr><td>CD</td><td>Old Man Time</td></tr>
                    304: <tr><td>Copyright Date</td><td>1990</td></tr>
                    305: <tr><td>Label</td><td>Chiaroscuro</td></tr>
                    306: <tr><td>ID</td><td>CR(D) 310</td></tr>
                    307: <tr><td>Total Time</td><td>149:38 (two CDs)</td></tr>
                    308: <tr><td>Personnel</td><td>Milt Hinton, bass;
                    309: Doc Cheatham, Dizzy Gillespie, Clark Terry, trumpet;
                    310: Al Grey, trombone;
                    311: Eddie Barefield, Joe Camel (Flip Phillips), Buddy Tate,
                    312: clarinet and saxophone;
                    313: John Bunch, Red Richards, Norman Simmons, Derek Smith,
                    314: Ralph Sutton, piano;
                    315: Danny Barker, Al Casey, guitar;
                    316: Gus Johnson, Gerryck King, Bob Rosengarden, Jackie Williams,
                    317: drums;
                    318: Lionel Hampton, vibraphone;
                    319: Cab Calloway, Joe Williams, vocal;
                    320: Buck Clayton, arrangements</td></tr>
                    321: <tr><td>Notes</td><td>tunes include Old Man Time, Time After Time,
                    322: Sometimes I'm Happy,
                    323: A Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight,
                    324: Four or Five Times, Now's the Time,
                    325: Time on My Hands, This Time It's Us,
                    326: and Good Time Charlie.
                    327: <a href="http://www.chiaroscurojazz.com/album.php?C=310">Album info</a>
                    328: is available.</td></tr>
                    329: <tr><td>ADO Rating</td><td>3 stars</td></tr>
1.5     ! christos  330: <tr><td><a href="https://www.allmusic.com/album/old-man-time-mw0000269353">AMG Rating</a></td><td>4.5 stars</td></tr>
1.1       christos  331: <tr><td>Penguin Rating</td><td>3 stars</td></tr>
                    332: <tr><td>&nbsp;</td><td></td></tr>
                    333: <tr><td>Artist</td><td>Alan Broadbent</td></tr>
                    334: <tr><td>CD</td><td>Pacific Standard Time</td></tr>
                    335: <tr><td>Copyright Date</td><td>1995</td></tr>
                    336: <tr><td>Label</td><td>Concord Jazz, Inc.</td></tr>
                    337: <tr><td>ID</td><td>CCD-4664</td></tr>
                    338: <tr><td>Total Time</td><td>62:42</td></tr>
                    339: <tr><td>Personnel</td><td>Alan Broadbent, piano;
                    340: Putter Smith, Bass;
                    341: Frank Gibson, Jr., drums</td></tr>
                    342: <tr><td>Notes</td><td>The CD cover features an analemma for equation-of-time fans</td></tr>
                    343: <tr><td>ADO Rating</td><td>1 star</td></tr>
1.5     ! christos  344: <tr><td><a href="https://www.allmusic.com/album/pacific-standard-time-mw0000645433">AMG Rating</a></td><td>4 stars</td></tr>
1.1       christos  345: <tr><td>Penguin Rating</td><td>3.5 stars</td></tr>
                    346: <tr><td>&nbsp;</td><td></td></tr>
                    347: <tr><td>Artist</td><td>Anthony Braxton/Richard Teitelbaum</td></tr>
                    348: <tr><td>CD</td><td>Silence/Time Zones</td></tr>
                    349: <tr><td>Copyright Date</td><td>1996</td></tr>
                    350: <tr><td>Label</td><td>Black Lion</td></tr>
                    351: <tr><td>ID</td><td>BLCD 760221</td></tr>
                    352: <tr><td>Total Time</td><td>72:58</td></tr>
                    353: <tr><td>Personnel</td><td>Anthony Braxton, sopranino and alto saxophones,
                    354: contrebasse clarinet, miscellaneous instruments;
                    355: Leo Smith, trumpet and miscellaneous instruments;
                    356: Leroy Jenkins, violin and miscellaneous instruments;
                    357: Richard Teitelbaum, modular moog and micromoog synthesizer</td></tr>
                    358: <tr><td>ADO Rating</td><td>black dot</td></tr>
1.5     ! christos  359: <tr><td><a href="https://www.allmusic.com/album/silence-time-zones-mw0000595735">AMG Rating</a></td><td>4 stars</td></tr>
1.1       christos  360: <tr><td>&nbsp;</td><td></td></tr>
                    361: <tr><td>Artist</td><td>Charles Gayle</td></tr>
                    362: <tr><td>CD</td><td>Time Zones</td></tr>
                    363: <tr><td>Copyright Date</td><td>2006</td></tr>
                    364: <tr><td>Label</td><td>Tompkins Square</td></tr>
                    365: <tr><td>ID</td><td>TSQ2839</td></tr>
                    366: <tr><td>Total Time</td><td>49:06</td></tr>
                    367: <tr><td>Personnel</td><td>Charles Gayle, piano</td></tr>
                    368: <tr><td>ADO Rating</td><td>1 star</td></tr>
1.5     ! christos  369: <tr><td><a href="https://www.allmusic.com/album/time-zones-mw0000349642">AMG Rating</a></td><td>4.5 stars</td></tr>
1.1       christos  370: <tr><td>&nbsp;</td><td></td></tr>
                    371: <tr><td>Artist</td><td>The Get Up Kids</td></tr>
                    372: <tr><td>CD</td><td>Eudora</td></tr>
                    373: <tr><td>Copyright Date</td><td>2001</td></tr>
                    374: <tr><td>Label</td><td>Vagrant</td></tr>
                    375: <tr><td>ID</td><td>357</td></tr>
                    376: <tr><td>Total Time</td><td>65:12</td></tr>
                    377: <tr><td>Notes</td><td>Includes the song "Central Standard Time." Thanks to Colin Bowern for this information.</td></tr>
1.5     ! christos  378: <tr><td><a href="https://www.allmusic.com/album/eudora-mw0000592063">AMG Rating</a></td><td>2.5 stars</td></tr>
1.1       christos  379: <tr><td>&nbsp;</td><td></td></tr>
                    380:
                    381: <tr><td>Artist</td><td>Coldplay</td></tr>
                    382: <tr><td>Song</td><td>Clocks</td></tr>
                    383: <tr><td>Copyright Date</td><td>2003</td></tr>
                    384: <tr><td>Label</td><td>Capitol Records</td></tr>
                    385: <tr><td>ID</td><td>52608</td></tr>
                    386: <tr><td>Total Time</td><td>4:13</td></tr>
                    387: <tr><td>Notes</td><td>Won the 2004 Record of the Year honor at the
                    388: Grammy Awards. Co-written and performed by Chris Martin,
                    389: great-great-grandson of DST inventor William Willett. The song's first
                    390: line is "Lights go out and I can't be saved".</td></tr>
                    391: <tr><td>&nbsp;</td><td></td></tr>
                    392:
                    393: <tr><td>Artist</td><td>Jaime Guevara</td></tr>
                    394: <tr><td>Song</td><td><a
                    395: href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZfN4Fe_A50U">Qu&eacute;
                    396: hora es</a></td></tr>
                    397: <tr><td>Date</td><td>1993</td></tr>
                    398: <tr><td>Total Time</td><td>3:04</td></tr>
                    399: <tr><td>Notes</td><td>The song protested "Sixto Hour" in Ecuador
                    400: (1992&ndash;3). Its lyrics include "Amanec&iacute;a en mitad de la noche, los
                    401: guaguas iban a clase sin sol" ("It was dawning in the middle of the
                    402: night, the buses went to class without sun").
                    403: <tr><td>&nbsp;</td><td></td></tr>
                    404:
                    405: <tr><td>Artist</td><td>Irving Kahal and Harry Richman</td></tr>
                    406: <tr><td>Song</td><td>There Ought to be a Moonlight Saving Time</td></tr>
                    407: <tr><td>Copyright Date</td><td>1931</td>
                    408: <tr><td>Notes</td><td>This musical standard was a No. 1 hit for Guy Lombardo
                    409: in 1931, and was also performed by Maurice Chevalier, Blossom Dearie
                    410: and many others. The phrase "Moonlight saving time" also appears in
                    411: the 1995 country song "Not Enough Hours in the Night" written by Aaron
                    412: Barker, Kim Williams and Rob Harbin and performed by Doug
                    413: Supernaw.</td></tr>
                    414: <tr><td>&nbsp;</td><td></td></tr>
                    415:
                    416: <tr><td>Artist</td><td>The Microscopic Septet</td></tr>
                    417: <tr><td>CD</td><td>Lobster Leaps In</td></tr>
                    418: <tr><td>Copyright Date</td><td>2008</td></tr>
                    419: <tr><td>Label</td><td>Cuneiform</td></tr>
                    420: <tr><td>ID</td><td>272</td></tr>
                    421: <tr><td>Total Time</td><td>73:05</td></tr>
                    422: <tr><td>Notes</td><td>Includes the song "Twilight Time Zone."</td></tr>
1.5     ! christos  423: <tr><td><a href="https://www.allmusic.com/album/lobster-leaps-in-mw0000794929">AMG Rating</a></td><td>3.5 stars</td></tr>
1.1       christos  424: <tr><td>ADO Rating</td><td>2 stars</td></tr>
                    425:
                    426: <tr><td>&nbsp;</td><td></td></tr>
                    427:
                    428: <tr><td>Artist</td><td>Bob Dylan</td></tr>
                    429: <tr><td>CD</td><td>The Times They Are a-Changin'</td></tr>
                    430: <tr><td>Copyright Date</td><td>1964</td></tr>
                    431: <tr><td>Label</td><td>Columbia</td></tr>
                    432: <tr><td>ID</td><td>CK-8905</td></tr>
                    433: <tr><td>Total Time</td><td>45:36</td></tr>
1.5     ! christos  434: <tr><td><a href="https://www.allmusic.com/album/the-times-they-a-changin-mw0000202344">AMG Rating</a></td><td>4.5 stars</td></tr>
1.1       christos  435: <tr><td>ADO Rating</td><td>1.5 stars</td></tr>
                    436: <tr><td>Notes<td>The title song is also available on "Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits" and "The Essential Bob Dylan."</td></tr>
                    437: <tr><td>&nbsp;</td><td></td></tr>
                    438:
                    439: <tr><td>Artist</td><td>Luciana Souza</td></tr>
                    440: <tr><td>CD</td><td>Tide</td></tr>
                    441: <tr><td>Copyright Date</td><td>2009</td></tr>
                    442: <tr><td>Label</td><td>Universal Jazz France</td></tr>
                    443: <tr><td>ID</td><td>B0012688-02</td></tr>
                    444: <tr><td>Total Time</td><td>42:31</td></tr>
1.5     ! christos  445: <tr><td><a href="https://www.allmusic.com/album/tide-mw0000815692">AMG Rating</a></td><td>3.5 stars</td></tr>
1.1       christos  446: <tr><td>ADO Rating</td><td>2.5 stars</td></tr>
                    447: <tr><td>Notes<td>Includes the song "Fire and Wood" with the lyric
                    448: "The clocks were turned back you remember/Think it's still November."
                    449: </td></tr>
                    450: <tr><td>&nbsp;</td><td></td></tr>
                    451: <tr><td>Artist</td><td>Ken Nordine</td></tr>
                    452: <tr><td>CD</td><td>You're Getting Better: The Word Jazz Dot Masters</td></tr>
                    453: <tr><td>Copyright Date</td><td>2005</td></tr>
                    454: <tr><td>Label</td><td>Geffen</td></tr>
                    455: <tr><td>ID</td><td>B0005171-02</td></tr>
                    456: <tr><td>Total Time</td><td>156:22</td></tr>
                    457: <tr><td>ADO Rating</td><td>1 star</td></tr>
1.5     ! christos  458: <tr><td><a href="https://www.allmusic.com/album/youre-getting-better-the-word-jazz-dot-masters-mw0000736197">AMG Rating</a></td><td>4.5 stars</td></tr>
1.1       christos  459: <tr><td>Notes</td><td>Includes the piece "What Time Is It"
                    460: ("He knew what time it was everywhere...that counted").</td></tr>
                    461: </table>
                    462: <h2>Comics</h2>
                    463: <ul>
                    464: <li>
                    465: The webcomic <em>xkcd</em> has the strip
                    466: "<a href='https://xkcd.com/673/'>The Sun</a>" (2009-12-09) and the panels
                    467: "<a href='https://xkcd.com/1017/'>Backward in Time</a>" (2012-02-14),
                    468: "<a href='https://xkcd.com/1061/'>EST</a>" (2012-05-28),
                    469: "<a href='https://xkcd.com/1179/'>ISO 8601</a>" (2013-02-27),
                    470: "<a href='https://xkcd.com/1335/'>Now</a>" (2014-02-26),
                    471: "<a href='https://xkcd.com/1655/'>Doomsday Clock</a>" (2016-03-14),
                    472: "<a href='https://xkcd.com/1799/'>Bad Map Projection: Time Zones</a>"
1.2       christos  473: (2017-02-15),
                    474: "<a href='https://xkcd.com/1883/'>Supervillain Plan</a>" (2017-08-30),
                    475: and "<a href='https://xkcd.com/2050/'>6/6 Time</a>" (2018-09-24).
1.1       christos  476: The related book <em>What If?</em> has an entry
                    477: "<a href='https://what-if.xkcd.com/26/'>Leap Seconds</a>" (2012-12-31).
                    478: </li>
                    479: <li>
                    480: Pig kills time in <a
1.5     ! christos  481: href="https://www.gocomics.com/pearlsbeforeswine/2016/11/06"><em>Pearls
1.1       christos  482: Before Swine</em> (2016-11-06)</a>.
                    483: </li>
                    484: <li>
                    485: Stonehenge is abandoned in <a
1.5     ! christos  486: href='https://www.gocomics.com/nonsequitur/2017/03/12'><em>Non Sequitur</em>
1.1       christos  487: (2017-03-12)</a>.
                    488: <li>
                    489: The boss freaks out in <a
1.5     ! christos  490: href='https://dilbert.com/strip/1998-03-14'><em>Dilbert</em> (1998-03-14)</a>.
1.1       christos  491: </li>
                    492: <li>
                    493: Peppermint Patty: "What if the world comes to an end tonight, Marcie?"
                    494: <br>
                    495: Marcie: "I promise there'll be a tomorrow, sir ... in fact,
                    496: it's already tomorrow in Australia!"
                    497: <br>
1.5     ! christos  498: (Charles M. Schulz, <a href='https://www.gocomics.com/peanuts/1980/06/13'><em>Peanuts</em>, 1980-06-13</a>)
1.1       christos  499: </li>
                    500: </ul>
                    501: <h2>Jokes</h2>
                    502: <ul>
                    503: <li>
                    504: The idea behind daylight saving time was first proposed as a joke by
                    505: Benjamin Franklin. To enforce it, he suggested, "Every
                    506: morning, as soon as the sun rises, let all the bells in every church
                    507: be set ringing; and if that is not sufficient, let cannon be fired in
                    508: every street, to wake the sluggards effectually, and make them open
                    509: their eyes to see their true interest. All the difficulty will be in
                    510: the first two or three days: after which the reformation will be as
                    511: natural and easy as the present irregularity; for, <em>ce n'est que le
                    512: premier pas qui co&ucirc;te</em>."
                    513: <a href="http://www.webexhibits.org/daylightsaving/franklin3.html">Franklin's
                    514: joke</a> was first published on 1784-04-26 by the
                    515: <em>Journal de Paris</em> as <a
                    516: href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Franklin-Benjamin-Journal-de-Paris-1784.jpg">an
                    517: anonymous letter translated into French</a>.
                    518: </li>
                    519: <li>
                    520: "We've been using the five-cent nickel in this country since 1492.
                    521: Now that's pretty near 100 years, daylight saving."
                    522: (Groucho Marx as Captain Spaulding in <em>Animal Crackers</em>, 1930,
                    523: as noted by Will Fitzgerald)
                    524: </li>
                    525: <li>
                    526: BRADY. ...[Bishop Usher] determined that the Lord began the Creation
                    527: on the 23rd of October in the Year 4,004 B.C. at &ndash; uh, 9 A.M.!
                    528: <br>
                    529: DRUMMOND. That Eastern Standard Time? (<em>Laughter.</em>) Or Rocky Mountain
                    530: Time? (<em>More laughter.</em>) It wasn't daylight-saving time, was it? Because
                    531: the Lord didn't make the sun until the fourth day!
                    532: <br>
                    533: (From the play <em>Inherit the Wind</em> by Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee,
                    534: filmed in 1960 with Spencer Tracy as Drummond and Fredric March as
                    535: Brady, and several other times. Thanks to Mark Brader.)
                    536: </li>
                    537: <li>
                    538: "Good news."
                    539: "What did they do? Extend Daylight Saving Time year round?"
                    540: (Professional tanner George Hamilton, in dialog from a
                    541: May, 1999 episode of the syndicated television series <em>Baywatch</em>)
                    542: </li>
                    543: <li>
                    544: "A fundamental belief held by Americans is that if you are on land, you
                    545: cannot be killed by a fish...So most Americans remain on land, believing
                    546: they're safe. Unfortunately, this belief &ndash; like so many myths, such as that
                    547: there's a reason for 'Daylight Saving Time' &ndash; is false."
                    548: (Dave Barry column, 2000-07-02)
                    549: </li>
                    550: <li>
                    551: "I once had sex for an hour and five minutes, but that was on the day
                    552: when you turn the clocks ahead."
                    553: (Garry Shandling, 52nd Annual Emmys, 2000-09-10)
                    554: </li>
                    555: <li>
                    556: "Would it impress you if I told you I invented Daylight Savings Time?"
                    557: ("Sahjhan" to "Lilah" in dialog from the "Loyalty" episode of <em>Angel</em>,
                    558: originally aired 2002-02-25)
                    559: </li>
                    560: <li>
                    561: "I thought you said Tulsa was a three-hour flight."
                    562: "Well, you're forgetting about the time difference."
                    563: ("Joey" and "Chandler" in dialog from the episode of <em>Friends</em>
                    564: entitled "The One With Rachel's Phone Number," originally aired 2002-12-05)
                    565: </li>
                    566: <li>
                    567: "Is that a pertinent fact,
                    568: or are you just trying to dazzle me with your command of time zones?"
                    569: (Kelsey Grammer as "Frasier Crane" to "Roz" from the episode of <em>Frasier</em>
                    570: entitled "The Kid," originally aired 1997-11-04)
                    571: </li>
                    572: <li>
                    573: "I put myself and my staff through this crazy, huge ordeal, all because
                    574: I refused to go on at midnight, okay?  And so I work, you know, and
                    575: then I get this job at eleven, supposed to be a big deal.  Then
                    576: yesterday daylight [saving] time ended. Right now it's basically
                    577: midnight." (Conan O'Brien on the 2010-11-08 premiere of <em>Conan</em>.)
                    578: </li>
                    579: <li>
                    580: "The best method, I told folks, was to hang a large clock high on a
                    581: barn wall where all the cows could see it. If you have Holsteins, you
                    582: will need to use an analog clock." (Jerry Nelson, <a
                    583: href="http://www.agriculture.com/family/farm-humor/how-to-adjust-dairy-cows-to-daylight-savings-time">How
                    584: to adjust dairy cows to daylight saving time</a>", <em>Successful Farming</em>,
                    585: 2017-10-09.)
                    586: </li>
                    587: <li>
                    588: "And now, driving to California, I find that I must enter a password
                    589: in order to change the time zone on my laptop clock. Evidently,
                    590: someone is out to mess up my schedule and my clock must be secured."
                    591: (Garrison Keillor,
                    592: "<a href="http://www.garrisonkeillor.com/weve-never-been-here-before/">We've
                    593: never been here before</a>", 2017-08-22)
                    594: </li>
                    595: <li>
                    596: "Well, in my time zone that's all the time I have,
                    597: but maybe in your time zone I haven't finished yet. So stay tuned!"
                    598: (Goldie Hawn, <em>Rowan &amp; Martin's Laugh-In</em> No. 65, 1970-03-09)
                    599: </li>
                    600: </ul>
                    601: <h2>See also</h2>
                    602: <ul>
                    603: <li><a href="tz-link.html">Sources for Time Zone and Daylight Saving
                    604: Time Data</a></li>
                    605: </ul>
                    606: <hr>
                    607: <address>
                    608: This web page is in the public domain, so clarified as of
                    609: 2009-05-17 by Arthur David Olson.
                    610: <br>
                    611: Please send corrections to this web page to the
                    612: <a href="mailto:tz@iana.org">time zone mailing list</a>.
                    613: </address>
                    614: </body>
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