Leap Day

(Amy Adams and John Lithgow in the 2010 comedy "Leap Year.")

Despite Irish Tradition, Today’s Ireland Sees Few Women Proposing On Leap Day

“In Ireland, a woman can propose to a man on the 29th of February,” says John Lithgow’s character in the rom-com movie “Leap Year.”


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For Salaried Workers, Is ‘Leap Day’ An Unpaid Workday?

The February 29th “leap day” adds an extra day to the 2012 calendar year. But are you getting paid for that extra day at work?


Myrna Montgomery (credit: Mark Abrams)

On This Leap Day, Montgomery County Woman Discovers Truth About Her Birth Date

A Montgomery County woman who was born in the Philippines learned from her family on this Leap Day that her actual birthday is February 29th.


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Today Is Leap Day

February 29th only comes once every four years, which is often enough to remeber, yet rare enough to forget.