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Hate it or love it, Daylight Saving Time ended on Sunday. We lost an hour in March but gained it back this weekend so we’re all squared up.
For some, it means an extra hour of sleep, for others, it’s getting evening darkness too soon.
Daylight Saving Time originates from the Industrial Revolution when industrial societies began to organize the hours of daylight. It’s used in most of North America, Europe, and parts of South America and Australia.
Saying “don’t forget to set your clocks” has become redundant as our smartphones are smart enough to do all the heavy lifting. Instead, we now take to social media to complain, make jokes or praise it. Decent trade.
The Twitterverse was rampant with jokes, GIFs and memes about DST this weekend, to mixed but funny reactions. We’ve put the best ones together in the hopes of giving you a good time, a daylight saving good time.
Let me get this right; we are cutting an inch off the top of the blanket, sewing it on at the bottom, and saying it’s longer? #DaylightSavingsTimeEnds
— Arlo Nugent (@arlonugent) November 5, 2018
And so the seasonal depression begins. #DaylightSavingsTimeEnds
— Karli Tabers (@KarliCoop) November 4, 2018
— Jeaux Vaughn 🤘🏾 (@Joveezyy) November 4, 2018
— Lauren Payne (@laurnpayne) November 5, 2018
It’s that time year – #DaylightSavingTime… also known as National “How Do I Change the Clock On My Microwave” Day.
— Ryan Seacrest (@RyanSeacrest) November 4, 2018
— Minnesota Sheriffs’ Association (@MNSheriffs) November 4, 2018
— Lena (@lenamorsch) November 5, 2018
Now begins the four month period of my oven startling me into thinking I’m late for work every damn morning. #DaylightSavingsTimeEnds
— Mike Noce (@dressedindumb) November 5, 2018
Parents of young kids: I don’t know how I could get more sleep deprived #DaylightSavingTime: Hold my beer.
— Julie Vick (@vickjulie) November 4, 2018
— Global Grind (@GlobalGrind) November 3, 2018
— ✨ Katya ✨ (@LondonLova) October 28, 2018
ME: Oh cool it’s #DaylightSavings and we fall back so I’ll get an extra hour of sleep
BODY CLOCK: pic.twitter.com/4GtxMZiJJb
— nascarcasm (@nascarcasm) November 4, 2018
#DaylightSavingTime “I love the end of Fall when it gets dark by 4pm” – said no one ever
— Kimberly..In Philly (@AGirlInPhilly) November 2, 2018
When people complain about how the time change will impact their sleep, but you work overnights and every day feels like a time change. #AMNewsers #FallBack #DaylightSavingTime pic.twitter.com/BjeYQSugnF
— Darren Sweeney (@dwsweeney) November 2, 2018
a baby is born on Sunday at exactly 2 a.m, but the clocks turn back to 1 a.m, creating a paradox; the baby is no longer born.
the baby now spends eternity stuck in a time-loop, which could’ve been avoided.
Get rid of #DaylightSavingTime. before it’s too late for some baby.
— Ditz 🍁 McGee (@DitzMcGeee) November 2, 2018
— Deceptika (@deceptika) November 5, 2018
Remember to set your shattered iPhone screen back an hour tonight. #DaylightSavings
— Jes (@DoYouEvenLIf) November 4, 2018
— Buy Weed Online Canada (@weedlistca) November 5, 2018
— Danielle (@Danni_mcniff) November 4, 2018
BOSS: you’re an hour late!
GUY WHO IS ABOUT TO INVENT DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME: oh! you haven’t heard?!? …
— Andrew Arruda (@AndrewArruda) November 4, 2018
— ~Amber Dawn~ (@AmberDawnGlover) November 4, 2018
— Cameron Grant (@coolghost101) November 4, 2018
— Erin Pottie (@cbnewsreporter) November 4, 2018
— Brittlestar (@brittlestar) November 4, 2018
— rav – m ♥ (@rs_71698) November 4, 2018
— Ziggy (@mrjafri) November 4, 2018