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New York City - The Time for Change in the New York Subway System 250 Of Them [video]

Published on: March 15, 2010 03:14 PM
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In the NYC Subway system 250 clocks are manually changed to day light savings time by 2 dedicated employees, It takes them 5 daysIn the NYC Subway system 250 clocks are manually changed to day light savings time by 2 dedicated employees, It takes them 5 days

New York City - How many clocks and watches do you have in your household? Imagine changing hundreds of them… that’s the task that was assigned to a three-man crew who had to change all the clocks in the subway system.

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 Mar 15, 2010 at 03:33 PM Bucherel Says:

Not a bad job, but I guess its boarding. I just wonder how much they get paid for this. (Thing about the tax which goes down)

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 Mar 15, 2010 at 03:45 PM frugal Says:

So for 5 days there was the wrong time displayed in one of the busiest subway systems in the world? Can't they get an atomic clock? What a waste of taxpayers money.

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 Mar 15, 2010 at 04:01 PM Anonymous Says:

What a hard difficult job to change the time on a clock!

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 Mar 15, 2010 at 04:03 PM Anonymous Says:

its time for achange

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 Mar 15, 2010 at 04:05 PM Dav Says:

If Time is money I am just wondering why Mayor Bloomberg didn’t change the system till now.

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 Mar 15, 2010 at 04:26 PM murray Says:

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frugal Says:

So for 5 days there was the wrong time displayed in one of the busiest subway systems in the world? Can't they get an atomic clock? What a waste of taxpayers money.

Get with the program..............this Saves or Creates Jobs- Changing the time-"Change we can believe in"

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 Mar 15, 2010 at 04:43 PM mr Says:

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frugal Says:

So for 5 days there was the wrong time displayed in one of the busiest subway systems in the world? Can't they get an atomic clock? What a waste of taxpayers money.

My shul has an atomic clock how come didn't change yet !any 1 know?

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 Mar 15, 2010 at 04:59 PM Anonymous Says:

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mr Says:

My shul has an atomic clock how come didn't change yet !any 1 know?

There's a cell phone jammer in your shul

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 Mar 15, 2010 at 05:02 PM Anonymous Says:

is anybody like me whenever i see things like this the way we used to live it give me satisfaction i just hate the new way of life web digitel etc..

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 Mar 15, 2010 at 06:50 PM Anonymous Says:

Why bother, the clocks are never working in the subway stations that I frequent!

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 Mar 15, 2010 at 07:49 PM Anonymous Says:

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mr Says:

My shul has an atomic clock how come didn't change yet !any 1 know?

It changes based on the old schedule of daylight savings time

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 Mar 15, 2010 at 08:38 PM Anonymous Says:

I am sure this 3 people are doing nothing all year this is their only job

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 Mar 15, 2010 at 09:56 PM a yid Says:

and what do they do the other 360 days of the year.

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 Mar 15, 2010 at 11:57 PM Anonymous Says:

Why can't the employees of each station change their own clock? Why do you need a team to go from station to station?

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 Mar 16, 2010 at 10:07 AM Lost soul in Seagate Says:

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mr Says:

My shul has an atomic clock how come didn't change yet !any 1 know?

An atomic clock ? Aren't you afraid of the radiation?, what if it got into the wrong hands, along with the launch keys?

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