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What holiday were you born on?

Jessica Sant
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Joined: Oct 17, 2001
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According to this list of Bizarre American Holidays...

I was born on Penny Day.

What'd you get?

...... granted, I'm really starting to doubt the authenticity of the list after seeing "National Pizza With The Works Except Anchovies Day", " Festival Of Extraterrestrial Abductions Day" and "More Herbs, Less Salt Day"
Jim Yingst
Wanderer
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Joined: Jan 30, 2000
Posts: 18671
Sea Serpent Day for me.

[Jess]: I'm really starting to doubt the authenticity of the list

Party pooper. You're just jealous you didn't get one of the cool days.


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s penumudi
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Joined: Nov 17, 2004
Posts: 113
Read Me Day and World Laboratory Animal Day
Ernest Friedman-Hill
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Easter falls on my birthday once every 14 years or something.


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Dave Trower
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Joined: Feb 12, 2003
Posts: 86
I was born on Mother's day.
It is only falls on Mother's day every few years.
Jessica Sant
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Joined: Oct 17, 2001
Posts: 4313

[Jim]: party pooper. You're just jealous you didn't get one of the cool days.

Yeah... so. hmph
[ March 03, 2006: Message edited by: Jessica Sant ]
Marc Peabody
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Joined: Feb 05, 2003
Posts: 4727

Fragrance Day


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Joyce Lee
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Joined: Jul 11, 2003
Posts: 1392
National Step in a Puddle and Splash Your Friend Day
Kishore Dandu
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Joined: Jul 10, 2001
Posts: 1934
National Relaxation Day and National Failures Day

Happens to be Indian independence day(August 15)


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Chetan Parekh
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Joined: Sep 16, 2004
Posts: 3636
October 24 is . . . . National Bologna Day and UN Day


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agrah upadhyay
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Joined: Sep 01, 2005
Posts: 579
International Jugglers Day(Huh?)
AND World Heritage Day
Svend Rost
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Joined: Oct 23, 2002
Posts: 904
My birthday is: Have A Bad Day Day

Umm...

/Svend Rost
fred rosenberger
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Joined: Oct 02, 2003
Posts: 11153
    
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Read Me Day and World Laboratory Animal Day


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Ulf Dittmer
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Mine is on "Lame Duck Day". Given that, I wonder if it's a coincidence that I share my birthday with Ronald Reagan ...


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Michael Ernest
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Joined: Oct 25, 2000
Posts: 7292

I get International Panic Day. Other than that, I share with Father's Day every so often.


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stara szkapa
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Joined: Mar 27, 2003
Posts: 321
My girlfriend was born on Kiss-And-Make-Up Day
Sameer Jamal
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Joined: Feb 16, 2001
Posts: 1870
Tweed Day and Don't Go To Work Unless It's Fun Day
avelin chen
Greenhorn

Joined: Dec 11, 2005
Posts: 27
Cheese Sacrifice Purchase Day

That sucks, I love cheese
Vishwas Hegde
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Joined: Oct 02, 2003
Posts: 212

National Honesty Day
Angela Poynton
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Joined: Mar 02, 2000
Posts: 3143
National Pink Day for me ... I wonder if it refers to the colour or the Singer?
If the former, it's quite appropriate for me as Pink is one of my favourite colours.


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Peter Rooke
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Joined: Oct 21, 2004
Posts: 800

Penny Day.

Did not find anything about "Penny Day" on Wiki?
- but did find this: "Java 1.0a was made available for download in 1994, but the first public release of Java and the HotJava web browser came on May 23, 1995, at the SunWorld conference."
[ March 07, 2006: Message edited by: Peter Rooke ]

Regards Pete
marc weber
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Joined: Aug 31, 2004
Posts: 11343

International Tuba Day, Paste Up Day, and (as if these aren't enough) National Roast Leg of Lamb Day!


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