The Gist

Let the Sun Shine in 2020

Pro tip for the Democratic candidate looking to stand out: Setting our clocks to Daylight Saving Time permanently is where it’s at.

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In the Spiel, which Democratic candidate gets The Gist’s vote? The one to make Daylight Saving Time permanent.

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