If you play your cards wrong around here, you can commute to work in the dark, spend the day in a windowless room, and then commute back home again in the dark.
The only way to lift the gloom is to calculate how much longer we’ll have to endure this.
Thanks to Boing Boing, we are today alerted to Dark Mornings, a calculator that allows you to enter your location and your work hours to determine how many more days until you can have a more civilized commute.
Caution: You may not like the answer.
There is some good news. On Monday, the daylight will last one second longer than Sunday. The sun is already setting later in the afternoon.
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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