Abolishing daylight saving time is not a new idea. Here’s why this won’t happen again anytime soon

We’re approaching the time of year that everyone dreads – the switch to daylight saving time and the loss of a precious hour in bed that comes with it – and naturally people are wondering if it’s time to leave daylight saving time behind.

As my learned colleague explains in the article linked above, there is a whole pile of evidence suggesting that switching the clock back and forth every year is a truly terrible idea, and people seem to agree with the experts, and the most are in favor of sticking to a standard time that applies all year round.