H.P. Lovecraft’s “The Festival” Continue reading Lovecraft: The Festival
Known as the “Apostle of Ireland”, he is the primary patron saint of Ireland, along with Saints Brigit and Columba. Continue reading Origin of St. Patrick’s Day
Ever wonder where the Friday the 13th origin and fear comes from? Here’s about 100 theories, facts, and historical events on the “bad luck” date. Continue reading Friday the 13th Events, Facts, and Origins
– Valentine’s Day is a time to celebrate romance and love, stupidity and consumerism. However, the origins of this weird candy-heart festival with flying naked baby-archers and overpriced plants wrapped in ribbon are actually pretty dark and bloody. – HEART … Continue reading The Obscured Origins of Valentine’s Day *Updated 2016
~~Looking at this history raises a question: Why should anyone celebrate the survival of the earliest Puritans with a Thanksgiving Day? Certainly the Native peoples of those times had no reason to celebrate.
~~The ruling powers of the United States organised people to celebrate Thanksgiving Day because it is in their interest. That’s why they created it. Continue reading Thanksgiving?