Maybe back in our agrarian past, before Big Ag stamped out the family farm and everyone took minimum wage greeter jobs at Wal*Mart, it made some sort of sense.
Now it's just a pointless pain in the rear.
Although Fuss mostly nullifies its impact- he wakes up at the same time regardless and takes me with him. There isn't much difference between 7am and 8am.
But it still bugs me and I wish someone would abolish it.
I sense an electoral opportunity here for Ron Paul to make a bid for my vote!