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Do you think we should continue to change the clocks twice a year ? (Daylight savings time)

 

Marcus Womock, Ocean - I think they should just leave it alone. It makes people late for work. It’s very confusing and it’s a pain to turn the clocks back and forth. It messes with our sleep schedule, too.

Marcus Womock, Ocean – I think they should just leave it alone. It makes people late for work. It’s very confusing and it’s a pain to turn the clocks back and forth. It messes with our sleep schedule, too.

Fred Battlett, Asbury Park - By God no! I absolutely don’t like the changing of the clocks back and forth. Useless. In the old days it made sense, but now we don’t need it.  Not in Asbury Park.

Fred Battlett, Asbury Park – By God no! I absolutely don’t like the changing of the clocks back and forth. Useless. In the old days it made sense, but now we don’t need it. Not in Asbury Park.

Matthew Beegle, Neptune - That’s a tough question. I guess we may as well keep it, why not? I hate it when I wake up in the dark, but I like the extra sunlight after work  It’s 6 in one hand, a half dozen in the other.

Matthew Beegle, Neptune – That’s a tough question. I guess we may as well keep it, why not? I hate it when I wake up in the dark, but I like the extra sunlight after work It’s 6 in one hand, a half dozen in the other.

Lou & Bobbie Celmer, Oakhurst - We say leave them alone. Stick to standard time. It’s way too dark when we go to work. Just keep it simple, stupid. Keep it standard.

Lou & Bobbie Celmer, Oakhurst – We say leave them alone. Stick to standard time. It’s way too dark when we go to work. Just keep it simple, stupid. Keep it standard.

Harriet Cook, Ocean - Scientifically, I can’t tell you why we do it, but, I think people do feel better having that extra hour of light at the end of the day. So, I say, leave it the way it is now.

Harriet Cook, Ocean – Scientifically, I can’t tell you why we do it, but, I think people do feel better having that extra hour of light at the end of the day. So, I say, leave it the way it is now.

Carol Ferrante, Ocean - Honestly, I think we should just leave it alone. Truthfully, I don’t like the change. That’s what it all boils down to for me.

Carol Ferrante, Ocean – Honestly, I think we should just leave it alone. Truthfully, I don’t like the change. That’s what it all boils down to for me.

Kathryn Juric, w/Sophia, Long Branch - I think we should not change the clocks, just keep it on standard time. We need to simplify life. Sophia feels the change because she has to get up at a different time.

Kathryn Juric, w/Sophia, Long Branch – I think we should not change the clocks, just keep it on standard time. We need to simplify life. Sophia feels the change because she has to get up at a different time.

Christine Kaminski, Oakhurst - I like it the way it is. I like having the daylight for an extra hour in the day. So, I say, leave it the way it is now.

Christine Kaminski, Oakhurst – I like it the way it is. I like having the daylight for an extra hour in the day. So, I say, leave it the way it is now.

Lisa Kelly, Ocean - Leave it alone. For one thing it’s pain changing the clock in my car. That’s my main reason.

Lisa Kelly, Ocean – Leave it alone. For one thing it’s pain changing the clock in my car. That’s my main reason.

Jonathan & Stacy Tea, Shark River Hills - Stacy: I have mixed feelings. There is something about coming out if winter. Setting the clock ahead is a signal that spring is coming. On the other hand, I don’t know why we’re messing with the universe. There’s no reason.  Jonathan: I don’t see the point. It doesn't save anything. In the winter, the days are shorter. Moving the clock doesn’t change the fact that the days are short.

Jonathan & Stacy Tea, Shark River Hills – Stacy: I have mixed feelings. There is something about coming out if winter. Setting the clock ahead is a signal that spring is coming. On the other hand, I don’t know why we’re messing with the universe. There’s no reason. Jonathan: I don’t see the point. It doesn’t save anything. In the winter, the days are shorter. Moving the clock doesn’t change the fact that the days are short.

Arnold Teixeria, Starving Artist - I really think it’s a literal waste of time. For all the manual adjustments and schedule changes - it doesn't make sense anymore. It also effects my mood. The readjustment. For whatever reason they did it long ago, it doesn't apply anymore.

Arnold Teixeria, Starving Artist – I really think it’s a literal waste of time. For all the manual adjustments and schedule changes – it doesn’t make sense anymore. It also effects my mood. The readjustment. For whatever reason they did it long ago, it doesn’t apply anymore.

Amie Williams, Asbury Park - I think they should leave them just the way they are supposed to be. Don’t change them back and forth. The farmer’s don’t need it anymore. Everything is  electric, even the cows are milked by electricity.

Amie Williams, Asbury Park – I think they should leave them just the way they are supposed to be. Don’t change them back and forth. The farmer’s don’t need it anymore. Everything is electric, even the cows are milked by electricity.

What do you think you’ll remember most about this winter?

 

Albert Tenpenny w/Brandon, NYC - Long, a very long winter. In the city, alternate side of the street parking was suspended. That’s nice. And it slows down the city, too. Nice and quite. Brandon enjoyed snow days and went to the Silverball museum.

Albert Tenpenny w/Brandon, NYC – Long, a very long winter. In the city, alternate side of the street parking was suspended. That’s nice. And it slows down the city, too. Nice and quite. Brandon enjoyed snow days and went to the Silverball museum.

John & Marissa Albano, Neptune - John: All the snow and all the colleges I visited with my daughter this winter. Marissa: All the snow days. They were fun. I relaxed, which was nice. Running outside in the cold every single day.

John & Marissa Albano, Neptune – John: All the snow and all the colleges I visited with my daughter this winter. Marissa: All the snow days. They were fun. I relaxed, which was nice. Running outside in the cold every single day.

Jevon Barnes, Chinara Wordsworth & Shyhiem Barnes, Asbury Park - We stayed in the house a lot because of the cold. It was so cold, we watched a lot of T.V. We had snowball fights when we went outside. We played football, too.

Jevon Barnes, Chinara Wordsworth & Shyhiem Barnes, Asbury Park – We stayed in the house a lot because of the cold. It was so cold, we watched a lot of T.V. We had snowball fights when we went outside. We played football, too.

Megan Homer, Neptune - It was a frozen winter. The ice age. I went stir crazy from staying inside. I did make a snowman. I’ll be thrilled to see spring coming.

Megan Homer, Neptune – It was a frozen winter. The ice age. I went stir crazy from staying inside. I did make a snowman. I’ll be thrilled to see spring coming.

Richard Hunt, Belmar - I live on the water in Belmar and no matter how high I turned the heat up, I had a cold house.  I’m paying the gas bills now. Those are memorable. I gave out hand warmers to the mailman and gas station attendant.

Richard Hunt, Belmar – I live on the water in Belmar and no matter how high I turned the heat up, I had a cold house. I’m paying the gas bills now. Those are memorable. I gave out hand warmers to the mailman and gas station attendant.

Ted Landers, Bradley Beach - I never remember a winter with such relentless extreme cold temperatures. I thank God for the sun we had. I dress for the weather and walk when I can. Lots of layers, ski masks, hats, etc.

Ted Landers, Bradley Beach – I never remember a winter with such relentless extreme cold temperatures. I thank God for the sun we had. I dress for the weather and walk when I can. Lots of layers, ski masks, hats, etc.

Melissa Miller, Ocean - What I’ll remember most is that my daughter is 2 1/2 and this was the first time she played in the snow. It made up for all the snow and the cold. She had so much fun. She loved it. She keeps asking me if it’s snowing.

Melissa Miller, Ocean – What I’ll remember most is that my daughter is 2 1/2 and this was the first time she played in the snow. It made up for all the snow and the cold. She had so much fun. She loved it. She keeps asking me if it’s snowing.

Dan Nichols, Asbury Park - The great beach. Going down and seeing the ice at water’s edge. The snow on the beach meeting the ice in the water - it was just wonderful.

Dan Nichols, Asbury Park – The great beach. Going down and seeing the ice at water’s edge. The snow on the beach meeting the ice in the water – it was just wonderful.

Marion Orr, Shark River Hills - I just got back from Florida, I missed all the cold and snow. I was away for 6 weeks. It was wonderful. I watched the weather  up here down there.

Marion Orr, Shark River Hills – I just got back from Florida, I missed all the cold and snow. I was away for 6 weeks. It was wonderful. I watched the weather up here down there.

Rob Pacicca, Asbury Park - I remember building more fires in the fireplace with my friends and family more then any other year. This was a winter that brought us closer. We had no choice.

Rob Pacicca, Asbury Park – I remember building more fires in the fireplace with my friends and family more then any other year. This was a winter that brought us closer. We had no choice.

Susan Poland, Toms River & Michelle Fiorelli, Phila. -The frigging freezing cold. We hate winter. Ice and cold will be utmost on our list for this winter.  We were at the Stone Pony with South Side Johnny. It certainly wasn’t cold there.

Susan Poland, Toms River & Michelle Fiorelli, Phila. -The frigging freezing cold. We hate winter. Ice and cold will be utmost on our list for this winter. We were at the Stone Pony with South Side Johnny. It certainly wasn’t cold there.

Ginny Richart, Neptune - That I was still able to shovel snow, that was memorable. I came from Whiting in a snowstorm. I was on the Parkway. The only way I found my way was to follow a truck’s tracks.

Ginny Richart, Neptune – That I was still able to shovel snow, that was memorable. I came from Whiting in a snowstorm. I was on the Parkway. The only way I found my way was to follow a truck’s tracks.

Joe Rudy, Ocean Grove - I thought we were going to get away with no snow but we got plenty in the end. And the zero temperature, I had to have my brand new car jumped started. Hopefully we’ll have a early spring.

Joe Rudy, Ocean Grove – I thought we were going to get away with no snow but we got plenty in the end. And the zero temperature, I had to have my brand new car jumped started. Hopefully we’ll have a early spring.

Robert Stears, Long Island - We had 29 inches of snow in one storm. I’m 60 and I’ve never seen anything like that. Just the endless cold. I thought last year was bad, but this year was the worst. We haven’t seen the ground since early January.

Robert Stears, Long Island – We had 29 inches of snow in one storm. I’m 60 and I’ve never seen anything like that. Just the endless cold. I thought last year was bad, but this year was the worst. We haven’t seen the ground since early January.

Phil Fiore, Howell & Abigail Suph, Upper Saddle River - All the great snow days from Monmouth University. Getting snowed in with our friends, playing board games and such. Waking up the next day and making breakfast together.

Phil Fiore, Howell & Abigail Suph, Upper Saddle River – All the great snow days from Monmouth University. Getting snowed in with our friends, playing board games and such. Waking up the next day and making breakfast together.

What do you think of Rudy Giuliani’s comments that President Obama doesn’t love America?

 

Velma Waterman, Neptune - I think it’s a political move for one thing. And I don’t really think he believes what he said. He’s just trying to get some attention politically. He’s probably drawing us away from something else that’s going on.

Velma Waterman, Neptune – I think it’s a political move for one thing. And I don’t really think he believes what he said. He’s just trying to get some attention politically. He’s probably drawing us away from something else that’s going on.

 

Carl Chesna, Asbury Park - I think that while he did a great job cleaning up New York, he should keep his asinine opinions to himself.

Carl Chesna, Asbury Park – I think that while he did a great job cleaning up New York, he should keep his asinine opinions to himself.

Tom DeSeno, Asbury Park - I think he hit it right on the mark. Our president either doesn’t know or doesn't care. Our leadership through out the world was always good, and now it’s bad, even in this country. That’s why we’re having trouble all over the world. He doesn't know how to deal with it. He just doesn't know. It’s so important to have good leadership.

Tom DeSeno, Asbury Park – I think he hit it right on the mark. Our president either doesn’t know or doesn’t care. Our leadership through out the world was always good, and now it’s bad, even in this country. That’s why we’re having trouble all over the world. He doesn’t know how to deal with it. He just doesn’t know. It’s so important to have good leadership.

Jennifer Dixon, Bound Brook - I think the media skews what’s said to fit their agenda. I don’t know what the comment was, but my guess is that it was skewed greatly to fit the agenda.

Jennifer Dixon, Bound Brook – I think the media skews what’s said to fit their agenda. I don’t know what the comment was, but my guess is that it was skewed greatly to fit the agenda.

Mark Dudek, Asbury Park - I don’t agree with Rudy Giuliani’s comments. I just think it was childish.

Mark Dudek, Asbury Park – I don’t agree with Rudy Giuliani’s comments. I just think it was childish.

Kia Marlone, Neptune - I think he was totally out of line. Everybody knows that’s not the truth.  An apology is definitely in order.

Kia Marlone, Neptune – I think he was totally out of line. Everybody knows that’s not the truth. An apology is definitely in order.

John Napolitani w/John Jr., W. Allenhurst - I think Rudy Giuliani is entitled to his opinion. Giuliani has been at ground zero of terror. However, Obama is still the president and we need to have respect for that decision.

John Napolitani w/John Jr., W. Allenhurst – I think Rudy Giuliani is entitled to his opinion. Giuliani has been at ground zero of terror. However, Obama is still the president and we need to have respect for that decision.

Kim Neuwirth - I don’t like Obama and it doesn’t seem like he’s doing much for the country. He doesn’t do much for me.

Kim Neuwirth – I don’t like Obama and it doesn’t seem like he’s doing much for the country. He doesn’t do much for me.

Scott Nurnberger, Belmar -I think it’s pretty ridiculous. He’s looking for a political grab; some attention.

Scott Nurnberger, Belmar -I think it’s pretty ridiculous. He’s looking for a political grab; some attention.

Bob Page, W. Allenhurst - I think he’s got a right to say it. It doesn’t make it necessary so, the first amendment. It’s the way he feels. It’s his personal opinion.

Bob Page, W. Allenhurst – I think he’s got a right to say it. It doesn’t make it necessary so, the first amendment. It’s the way he feels. It’s his personal opinion.

Brian Williams: What do you think?

 

Michael Murphy w/Micahla, Asbury Park - I don’t think the six month suspension is enough. He’s there to deliver the honest news and making up getting shot down in a helicopter is a big lie. People are going to question.

Michael Murphy w/Micahla, Asbury Park – I don’t think the six month suspension is enough. He’s there to deliver the honest news and making up getting shot down in a helicopter is a big lie. People are going to question.

Michael Isaacson & Luis Nobrega, Asbury Park - We think he should retire. He’s lost his credibility. We do think he should have the opportunity to explain himself.

Michael Isaacson & Luis Nobrega, Asbury Park – We think he should retire. He’s lost his credibility. We do think he should have the opportunity to explain himself.

Michael Prince, Wall - I think it’s ridiculous. I  like Brian Williams. I think he should get a pass on this. It’s not the worst thing in the world to happen.

Michael Prince, Wall – I think it’s ridiculous. I like Brian Williams. I think he should get a pass on this. It’s not the worst thing in the world to happen.

Dick Weisman, Sea Bright - I think they’re piling on him. I think what he did was wrong, but I also think he;s suffered enough. I think everyone should ease off him. He’s suffered enough. He’s lost his job and his paycheck.

Dick Weisman, Sea Bright – I think they’re piling on him. I think what he did was wrong, but I also think he;s suffered enough. I think everyone should ease off him. He’s suffered enough. He’s lost his job and his paycheck.

Tom O’Leary, Asbury Park - What I really think is that he provided the vultures with another piece of carrion to feast on. All the nothings, all the little people who’ve never done anything in their life, are there to tear him apart.

Tom O’Leary, Asbury Park – What I really think is that he provided the vultures with another piece of carrion to feast on. All the nothings, all the little people who’ve never done anything in their life, are there to tear him apart.

Allison & Tim McGoughran, Wayside - It’s a sad way to end a long and storied career. We hope that people forgive and this native New Jerseyan lands on his feet.

Allison & Tim McGoughran, Wayside – It’s a sad way to end a long and storied career. We hope that people forgive and this native New Jerseyan lands on his feet.

Steven & Theresa McCarthy, Bradley Beach -We think it’s highly disappointing. He was a highly regarded news anchor and when you betray the public trust, you can never regain that credibility back. There may be a few more stories coming out about him meeting the pope or riding with Seal Team 6. We don’t know why he would need to do that.

Steven & Theresa McCarthy, Bradley Beach -We think it’s highly disappointing. He was a highly regarded news anchor and when you betray the public trust, you can never regain that credibility back. There may be a few more stories coming out about him meeting the pope or riding with Seal Team 6. We don’t know why he would need to do that.

Harry Lee Harris, Neptune - I don’t watch him that much, but I think he needs to be let go. If he does it, how many more do it. He’s supposed to report, not put his own opinion in. It puts a black eye on all the honest reporters.

Harry Lee Harris, Neptune – I don’t watch him that much, but I think he needs to be let go. If he does it, how many more do it. He’s supposed to report, not put his own opinion in. It puts a black eye on all the honest reporters.

Jacqueline & Gerald Aponte, Farmingdale - We think his penalty of six months should be sufficient. Let him return to newscasting. Forgive and forget.

Jacqueline & Gerald Aponte, Farmingdale – We think his penalty of six months should be sufficient. Let him return to newscasting. Forgive and forget.

What are you doing to stay warm?

 

Max Zeevi, Deal - Her name’s Victoria.

Max Zeevi, Deal – Her name’s Victoria.

Robert Barker, Asbury Park - Warm clothes. A mink coat, mink hat. Stay out of the wind. The wind is the worst part. I have kittens they keep me warm. They’re always under me.

Robert Barker, Asbury Park – Warm clothes. A mink coat, mink hat. Stay out of the wind. The wind is the worst part. I have kittens they keep me warm. They’re always under me.

Matt Basilotto, Russo Music -Whiskey and layers. Sweaters, sweatshirts, jackets and Jack Daniels. It works.

Matt Basilotto, Russo Music -Whiskey and layers. Sweaters, sweatshirts, jackets and Jack Daniels. It works.

Linda Bloechl, Neptune -I did the polar plunge on Saturday, for the second time. I can tell you that the most important thing to take care of if you feel you are going to do a polar plunge. Wear watershoes and be prepared to dry off quickly.

Linda Bloechl, Neptune -I did the polar plunge on Saturday, for the second time. I can tell you that the most important thing to take care of if you feel you are going to do a polar plunge. Wear watershoes and be prepared to dry off quickly.

Colby Bonsangue, Monmouth Beach - I wear my Uggs inside and out to keep the heat in. I dress in many layers. I stay inside a lot.

Colby Bonsangue, Monmouth Beach – I wear my Uggs inside and out to keep the heat in. I dress in many layers. I stay inside a lot.

Alison Bowie, Ocean - I stay close to warm loving people. I have a lot of friends. I’m blessed. That keeps me warm.

Alison Bowie, Ocean – I stay close to warm loving people. I have a lot of friends. I’m blessed. That keeps me warm.

Susan Cannata, Ocean Grove - I stay in the house, mostly. When they plowed my street, they plowed me in. We’re the last street to get plowed and then we get plowed in. It’s annoying, with the taxes we’re paying and we don’t get the service.

Susan Cannata, Ocean Grove – I stay in the house, mostly. When they plowed my street, they plowed me in. We’re the last street to get plowed and then we get plowed in. It’s annoying, with the taxes we’re paying and we don’t get the service.

Ryan Curran, Asbury Park - I workout at Killer Bee Combat Sports in Oakhurst. I eat at the local restaurants like Sunset Landing, Brickwall and the Bamboo Leaf. I stay local. I live in the Mirmar Building. I love it. Good heat. High efficiency. Great place.

Ryan Curran, Asbury Park – I workout at Killer Bee Combat Sports in Oakhurst. I eat at the local restaurants like Sunset Landing, Brickwall and the Bamboo Leaf. I stay local. I live in the Mirmar Building. I love it. Good heat. High efficiency. Great place.

Lynn Leopardi, Winks, Belmar - I cuddle up in the front of the fireplace with my 90 pound pitbull. I love her. She’s like a little mushball. She looks fierce, but she’s a love bug. The best dog ever. Her name is Bella.

Lynn Leopardi, Winks, Belmar – I cuddle up in the front of the fireplace with my 90 pound pitbull. I love her. She’s like a little mushball. She looks fierce, but she’s a love bug. The best dog ever. Her name is Bella.

Robert Martignetti, Belmar - I’m a contractor, so I’m scheduling all my work indoors. When I’m not working I’ll ride out the cold weather in Del Ray Beach, Fl.

Robert Martignetti, Belmar – I’m a contractor, so I’m scheduling all my work indoors. When I’m not working I’ll ride out the cold weather in Del Ray Beach, Fl.

Ali Martin & John Hutchinson, Belmar - We walk the dogs very quickly. We’re the co-chairs of Belmar Arts. This Sunday we hosted Bloody Mary Sunday fundraiser to beat the blues and the winter blahs.

Ali Martin & John Hutchinson, Belmar – We walk the dogs very quickly. We’re the co-chairs of Belmar Arts. This Sunday we hosted Bloody Mary Sunday fundraiser to beat the blues and the winter blahs.

Latasha McCall, Salvation Army - Lots of layers. I have a nice warm jacket, a hat and gloves. You have to dress right for this weather. Come to the Salvation Army on Main if you need something.

Latasha McCall, Salvation Army – Lots of layers. I have a nice warm jacket, a hat and gloves. You have to dress right for this weather. Come to the Salvation Army on Main if you need something.

Sammy & Lindsay Pantaleo, Neptune - We stay in bed and snuggle with Stella, our dog. We turn the heat up a little bit, too. An extra blanket; socks and slippers. Another log on the fire. We stay home as much as we can

Sammy & Lindsay Pantaleo, Neptune – We stay in bed and snuggle with Stella, our dog. We turn the heat up a little bit, too. An extra blanket; socks and slippers. Another log on the fire. We stay home as much as we can

Terry Prescott, Second Life Bikes - Peddle faster. That will keep you warm. Work harder. Keep the wind at your back, if you can.

Terry Prescott, Second Life Bikes – Peddle faster. That will keep you warm. Work harder. Keep the wind at your back, if you can.

Ted Scheffler, Asbury Park - I sit in my bedroom in front of a window where the sun shines in. I grade or read books in the sunlight. If the sun isn’t shining, I sit by the fireplace. Asbury is a great place to live.

Ted Scheffler, Asbury Park – I sit in my bedroom in front of a window where the sun shines in. I grade or read books in the sunlight. If the sun isn’t shining, I sit by the fireplace. Asbury is a great place to live.

Kelly Trevino, Luigi’s - Stand next to the pizza oven, as much as possible here. Hopefully we’re busy. Come get pizza and keep me warm.

Kelly Trevino, Luigi’s – Stand next to the pizza oven, as much as possible here. Hopefully we’re busy. Come get pizza and keep me warm.