Posted by JOHN EYSTER on February 22, 2013
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO GEORGE WASHINGTON!
TODAY is George Washington’s REAL birthday! His REAL birthday was celebrated widely during his lifetime and then became a FEDERAL HOLIDAY already in 1879. Federal law shifted the LEGAL HOLIDAY in 1971 as part of the Uniform Monday Holiday Act to provide for more 3-day weekends for FEDERAL employees. Is that a GOOD reason?
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