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May 1st, 2018, 12:15 pm

and the day should be rounded off by some good old Family friendly English traditional Entertainment!

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ppauper wrote:
it's may day
we all know and love zwarte piet (santy's little helper over in holland)
Meet black sal, who is a friend of jack in the green in the uk
I couldn't find a public domain pic of black sal (the one linked is an alamy stock photo) so here's jack in the green
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all part of the rites of spring
 
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May 1st, 2018, 12:31 pm

a good laugh here.  :)

But while you are worried about perishing inside The Wicker Man, I am watching some big boats heading my way.



Itajai, Brazil to Newport, RI - Leg 8 of the Volvo Ocean Race

If you love that footage - longer format here: April 22 start - they should arrive around May 9-10, depending on wind and weather conditions.





See also Volvo Ocean Race Leg 8 - Official Site
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May 5th, 2018, 7:30 am

national hoagie day
that one sounds like it should be a regional holiday, not national
and there should be days for the spukie, grinder, hero, and whatever else you call a hoagie in your particular neck of the woods
 
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May 5th, 2018, 7:56 am

ppauper wrote:
national hoagie day
that one sounds like it should be a regional holiday, not national
and there should be days for the spukie, grinder, hero, and whatever else you call a hoagie in your particular neck of the woods

Hardly recovering from yesterday's National Orange Juice day, and you're already celebrating with your hoagie mates? Hard partying.
 
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May 5th, 2018, 8:17 am

I missed OJ day :-(
I was too busy celebrating star wars day
 
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May 5th, 2018, 12:07 pm

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May 5th, 2018, 12:23 pm

And MAC (media access grill) 

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May 16th, 2018, 10:29 am

Happy International Day of Light!

http://www.spie.org/about-spie/internat ... y-of-light

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or, seen a different way:

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