As long as it is light when kids go to school - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ilan
    • 29.08.10 | 08:58 (IDT)

    I don't see any benefit for shifting the time before Yom Kippur. If anything moving the clock makes fasting more difficult as you have to content with both your internal clock being off as well as the fast. We should just set the clock as best fits our needs. Still it is already dark at 6 Am which means that we will have shift the clock soon so that it is light when children go off to school. With the high number of fatalities due to road accidents we can't afford to have it dark when children are leaving their homes for school.

    from the article: The Shekel Drops / Winter is coming
    First published 00:56 29.08.10 | Last updated 00:56 29.08.10
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