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18 Offbeat Holidays to Celebrate in January

It’s a New Year, which means 12 new months to observe some offbeat, obscure and just plain odd holidays. Like these! January 7th: National Old Rock Day Have you thanked a veteran rock today? Though no official creator has stepped forward, paleontologists must be behind this holiday honoring the fossils and rock formations that are as old [...]

National Trust commemorate Thomas Crapper

In a celebration of the history of the humble toilet the National Trust are commemorating the contributions of Thomas Crapper. While it is a common mi…

8 Other Unusual Holidays

Me hearties, today is the 14th annual international Talk Like a Pirate Day! So how aarrr yee all celebratin’? Let us know! Meanwhile, we thought we’d honor the crazy holiday by dropping a bunch of other strange ones on you. Because when it comes to holidays, there’s no shortage in the bizarre category. For instance, did [...]