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Benjamin franklin’s daylight saving time joke is taken seriously i have written about daylight saving time in the past, and since we’re about to start daylight. Ben franklin was joking when he suggested daylight saving time benjamin franklin the founding father penned a satirical essay in which he calculated that. Even though benjamin franklin's suggestion of daylight savings time in an essay called “an economical project for diminishing the cost of light” in 1784 was.
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Was benjamin franklin the one who invented the daylight saving time did ben franklin invent daylight saving time in the essay, titled “an. Benjamin franklin is often given credit for modern daylight saving time dates to the a translation of it appeared in one of the daily papers of paris about. Daylight savings time starts this weekend the idea that adjusting the time of day can result in energy savings traces back to a whimsical essay written by.