Friday, December 21, 2012

Fact of the Day: American Christmas

Christmas wasn't an official holiday in America on the federal level until 1870.

17 comments:

  1. Well, you always learn something new.

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  2. i see, another nice trivia buddy

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  3. Guess Alabama had to lead the way, don't here that every day.

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  5. Really? What did they celebrate before?
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  6. That was a good year :) I should look up and see when it became an official holiday in Canada...

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  7. Whew, so glad I was born in the 20th century!!!

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  8. good to know! I can't imagine a year without Christmas!
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  9. The year consumerism was born? :P

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  10. It is not too much long but at least it lasts in time.Kisses:)

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  11. Isn't that weird? It's hard to imagine it ever not being a federal holiday.

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  12. .♥..•*¨*★ ☆.love☆¸¸.•♥Merry Christmas Adam!!Nice photo!!.♥..•*¨*★ ☆.love☆¸¸.•♥

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  13. Woah. And now it's this super blown up thing, with hundreds of songs, stories, and traditions!

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