Good idea gone bad? Another government encroachment into our daily lives? Farmers don’t care about it. Alaskans have dealt with long days and nights, like, forever! Studies show that MORE energy is consumed instead of less. So what is the value? Oh, right, kids at the bus stop in the dark. I agree with the article and think it needs to go extinct. Please don’t tell me that I am acting like a liberal on this issue. Halloween was bad enough.