In the United States, Daylight Savings Time (DST) begins at 2 A.M. on the second Sunday of March and ends at 2 A.M. on the first Sunday of November. In the year 2015, October 31 is a Saturday. Most people will adjust their clocks ahead by one hour before turning in for sleep. Some people will rollick through the night with trickery and wearing guises in celebration of Halloween. They’ll watch their cellphone screen clocks adjust automatically, as if they were inside Dr. Who’s TARDIS traveling through time.
Leading into Dia De Los Muertos, homeowners sometimes decorate their dwelling exteriors with themed objects that please or frighten spirits leaving the earth. Here are some examples of residential decorations in Albuquerque. Some are spooky, some are sweet, and others are spirited with touches of the Southwest.