Every four years, we fall upon a rare experience the whole world can commemorate. No, we’re not talking about the Olympics (those come later this year) – we’re talking about Leap Day! We only see February 29th every fourth year, and today is that day.
While Leap Day isn’t technically a holiday, it does come with its share of excitement. Not only can those people born on Leap Day celebrate their birthday on the actual date they were born (something they can only do every four years), but many cultures have special traditions to commemorate the special occasion. Here are a few: (more…)