A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006. Now a Popeye's fast food restaurant on Google Maps.

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Entry from November 08, 2021
“Don’t forget to set your clocks from sunshine and happiness back to misery and despair”

"Don’t forget to set your clocks from sunshine and happiness back to misery and despair (tonight/this weekend)” is a jocular saying that has been printed on many images. Turning clocks back one hour means that winter is coming, and the sun will set earlier.

“If you’re in the US don’t forget to set your clocks from sunshine and happiness back to misery and despair this weekend” was posted on Twitter by Ben on November 5, 2021. “Don’t forget to set yours clocks from sunshine and happiness back to misery and despair” was posted on Twitter by Annette on November 6, 2021. “Don’t forget to set your clocks from sunshine and happiness back to misery and despair this weekend. #timechange” was posted on Twitter by Cosmic Insider later on November 6, 2021. The saying probably originated on an image.


Wikipedia: Daylight saving time
Daylight saving time (DST), also daylight savings time or daylight time (the United States and Canada) and summer time (United Kingdom, European Union, and others), is the practice of advancing clocks during warmer months so that darkness falls at a later clock time. The typical implementation of DST is to set clocks forward by one hour in the spring ("spring forward") and set clocks back by one hour in autumn ("fall back”, from the North American English word “fall” for autumn) to return to standard time. As a result, there is one 23-hour day in late winter or early spring and one 25-hour day in the autumn.

Twitter
Ben
@bspringer32072
If you’re in the US don’t forget to set your clocks from sunshine and happiness back to misery and despair this weekend.
6:57 PM · Nov 5, 2021·Twitter for iPhone

Twitter
Annette
@Annette_Wetzel
Don’t forget to set yours clocks from sunshine and happiness back to misery and despair.
10:07 AM · Nov 6, 2021·Twitter for iPhone

Twitter
Cosmic Insider
@CosmicInsider
Don’t forget to set your clocks from sunshine and happiness back to misery and despair this weekend. #timechange
instagram.com
Jeff McIntosh (@cosmicinsider) • Instagram photo
10:35 AM · Nov 6, 2021·Instagram

Twitter
nobody you know
@IDunnoWhatev
Don’t forget to set your clocks from sunshine and happiness back to misery and despair tonight.
10:51 AM · Nov 6, 2021·Twitter for iPhone

Twitter
Benzie and Richard
@rdaily
Don’t forget to set your clocks from sunshine and happiness back to misery and despair this weekend.
1:40 PM · Nov 6, 2021·Twitter for iPhone

Twitter
Mary Kulwicki
@marykulwicki
Don’t forget to set your clocks from sunshine and happiness back to misery and despair this weekend.
3:55 PM · Nov 6, 2021·Twitter for iPhone

Facebook
im not right in the head.com
November 7, 2021 at 10:34 PM ·
(The following text is shown on an image.—ed.)
Don’t forget to set
your clocks from
sunshine and
happiness back to
misery and despair
this weekend.

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityTime/Weather • Monday, November 08, 2021 • Permalink