Attention, Men! This is your final warning! Tomorrow is Valentine's Day! Please respond within the next 24 hours with flowers,candy,gifts, and romance novel hero-quality behavior. A Public Service Announcement for all men who are currently in (and wish to remain in) a relationship.
It's Temporary Insanity Day! Do something crazy! (Just keep it legal. After all, if we were really insane, today would be just an ordinary day.) On this day in 1859, the defense of "temporary insanity" was first successfully pleaded in a U.S. court of law.
Today is Leap Year Day! On this EXTRA day, do something EXTRAordinary! February 29 Leap Year Day The purpose of this extra day is to maintain balance between the calendar and the spinning earth. Using a calendar with 365 days would result in an error of 0.2422 days or almost 6 hours per year. By adding leap years approximately every 4th year, this difference between the calendar and the seasons can be reduced significantly.