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Section A: General News

Letter: Can you ‘go dark’ for 60 minutes?




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March 19, 2014 | 1344 views | 8 comments

Editor:

Not so long ago, our ancestors knew the quiet beauty of the night sky. Today many of us are so busy in our technology-filled lives that we barely think about the sky, nature, or the Earth at all.  . . .

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Alvin Charmaine  
March 20 at 9:02pm
 
 
I'll turn the lights out for an hours but if I start snoring don't be disappointed.
 
 
POFPO  
Floresville  
March 20 at 4:44pm
 
 
Hey, I have an idea. Why don't we all try not using our arms, legs and or use of sight for one hour, this would give you more appreciation of you being able to relax and ... Read More Read More
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
March 20 at 11:49am
 
 
The San Antonio light has an adverse effect on viewing
the stars, although those in rural ares are affected
less. If you really want an awe inspiring spectacle,
try viewing ... Read More Read More
 
 
Bob Pritts  
St Hedwig, TX  
March 20 at 10:58am
 
 
I think it should be renamed 'sky hour'. Any one with half a brain knows it's extremely difficult to see the earth, animals, or foliage at night! ... Read More Read More
 
 
Russell Dickerson  
Floresville, TX  
March 20 at 9:22am
 
 
Its not such a big deal, everyone from the old Juniors to Poth "went dark" for 120 minutes last week when the power went out, and we survived. ... Read More Read More
 
 
Chief Noetall  
Wise, Texas  
March 20 at 5:28am
 
 
North Korea goes dark every night of the year, so
it must be a environment wacko paradise. :-)
Kemo Sabe.

They walk among us.
 
 
POFPO  
Floresville  
March 20 at 1:21am
 
 
Just when I think Libtards have run out of insane ideas, another one has an epiphany. What a crock. Why don't we abstain from eating spicy foods for 24 hours... Maybe we ... Read More Read More
 
 
PRAIRIE GROUCH  
GRAND PRAIRIE TX  
March 19 at 5:47pm
 
 
I think it would increase participation if the time were changed to 1100PM. :-)..... More symbolic nonsense.
 

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