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Old 01-06-2009, 11:18 AM
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Which is the most pointless "holiday"??

Hot on the heels of the "I have a confession" thread in Valentine's Day, which holiday do you think is the most pointless??

I've a vague recollection of something like this before, but for the benefit of our newest members, I'll throw it open again!!!!
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To me it's Valentines Day....why invent a holiday to beat a young girls ego down???? ( or anyone for that matter) In the workplace or school, roses are delivered, and if you are single then there are no roses for you!! Even in elementary school this happens!!! I have sent flowers to kids before just to make sure they could "fit in". I'll shut up now.
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I have to agree with Valentine's Day. Rip off city.

If they would add some kind of drinking festival to it, it would be worthwhile
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Valentine´s Day....it´s so commercial...I just don´t like it...and I ain´t the lovey dovey person anyway....I still take the presents ....and I give too...cos I like to see a happy face...but last year my fiance and I did not give anything to each other....cos of the money
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Valentines Day is not a holiday that I particularly like (husband does tho lol).

The other that I don't enjoy is Halloween - but I know that it's because of how the kids behave that live around here that makes it so un-enjoyable for me (they are incredibly badly behaved with zero respect to cut a looooong story short lol).

I'm sure that when I move, that I will start to enjoy Halloween How daft does that sound??
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Sweetest Day! As if Valentine's Day wasn't bad enough...
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I'll drink to that!!! By the way, what is "Sweetest Day" - never even heard of that one!!

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I have to agree with Valentine's Day. Rip off city.

If they would add some kind of drinking festival to it, it would be worthwhile
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Sweetest Day...what is that?
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I've never heard of the Sweetest Day, either.

Here's Wiki's article:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sweetest_Day
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Okay, with no offense meant to Boogedy, can we stick with holidays that other people in your own country have heard of?!!!!!!!!!
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