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Book Lover Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-31-11 01:39 AM
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  -R.I. lawmaker proposes changing Halloween to a Saturday holiday The Straight Story  Jan-30-11 12:46 PM   #0 
  - That's so....stupid. nt  Joe the Revelator   Jan-30-11 12:47 PM   #1 
  - Why is it stupid?  Very_Boring_Name   Jan-30-11 01:35 PM   #9 
     - The same reason moving Xmas, or Easter or Passover or the 4th of July to a more convenient day would  Joe the Revelator   Jan-30-11 04:09 PM   #14 
        - Not quite the same...  Drunken Irishman   Jan-31-11 01:19 AM   #28 
  - Just when stupid couldn't get more stupid along comes this wonder-bill, wonders never cease. n/t  RKP5637   Jan-30-11 12:52 PM   #2 
  - He probably is getting a kickback from CVS  ProudToBeBlueInRhody   Jan-30-11 01:18 PM   #3 
  - Actually, I don't think that's such a bad idea.  The_Commonist   Jan-30-11 01:20 PM   #4 
  - Actually, I agree  May Hamm   Jan-30-11 05:52 PM   #23 
  - Actually, some of us *do* celebrate it as such  Book Lover   Jan-31-11 01:38 AM   #33 
     - And there's no reason you...  The_Commonist   Jan-31-11 06:58 AM   #40 
  - Other than being a waste of the legislature's time, I don't have a problem with this  proud2BlibKansan   Jan-30-11 01:25 PM   #5 
  - This makes sense.  Saokymo   Jan-30-11 01:30 PM   #6 
  - While he's at it, why not move Xmas, Ind. Day, Mem Day, Labor Day etc. to Sat,  Liberal In Texas   Jan-30-11 01:34 PM   #7 
  - Exactly  Joe the Revelator   Jan-30-11 04:07 PM   #12 
  - Agreed!!! Make Christmas a Saturday always too!!  blaze   Jan-30-11 05:42 PM   #21 
  - It's not the same...  Drunken Irishman   Jan-31-11 01:24 AM   #30 
  - That's just fucking stupid!  Odin2005   Jan-30-11 01:35 PM   #8 
  - As long as there are no problems with changing  Angry Dragon   Jan-30-11 01:47 PM   #10 
  - Thank. You. (nm)  Book Lover   Jan-31-11 01:39 AM   #34 
  - Why stop there. Make it first thing on Saturday morning.  no_hypocrisy   Jan-30-11 02:00 PM   #11 
  - Not a bad idea. n/t  cynatnite   Jan-30-11 04:09 PM   #13 
  - How about ELECTION DAY?!  Earth_First   Jan-30-11 04:10 PM   #15 
  - Since Halloween has lost ALL its religious meaning, this is fine with me  jmowreader   Jan-30-11 04:59 PM   #16 
  - So to you it is okay to disregard some religions??  Angry Dragon   Jan-30-11 05:56 PM   #24 
     - So to you it's not okay this is a secular holiday in the US?  jmowreader   Jan-31-11 12:00 AM   #26 
        - I feel that to regulate the holiday would be a mistake  Angry Dragon   Jan-31-11 01:15 AM   #27 
        - Actually, no. The general feeling of it being a holiday for *everyone*, candy-beggars and  Book Lover   Jan-31-11 01:40 AM   #35 
  - Let's just change the 4th of July too  Raine   Jan-30-11 05:23 PM   #17 
  - Funny this is, when I was a deputy, I worked weekends - do they not get that many still do?  The Straight Story   Jan-30-11 05:32 PM   #18 
  - Except many people, especially kids, get the 4th off from work/school.  Drunken Irishman   Jan-31-11 01:28 AM   #32 
  - Whatever. How about making election day a Saturday holiday so people can vote????  Avalux   Jan-30-11 05:35 PM   #19 
  - +9999999  eShirl   Jan-31-11 04:31 AM   #39 
  - Why not? Saturdays are always good days for Halloween parties anyways!  Initech   Jan-30-11 05:38 PM   #20 
  - it might be more convenient but i don't think it's that important,i would rather stop the time  JI7   Jan-30-11 05:49 PM   #22 
  - I think it would be better to have it on a Saturday every year.  boston bean   Jan-30-11 05:57 PM   #25 
  - Great idea, bu then their would be two Halloweens.  grahamhgreen   Jan-31-11 01:22 AM   #29 
     - Last year we had two Halloweens...  Drunken Irishman   Jan-31-11 01:27 AM   #31 
        - I got them both days. Two Halloweens  grahamhgreen   Jan-31-11 03:09 AM   #36 
           - That would be awesome!  Drunken Irishman   Jan-31-11 03:19 AM   #37 
              - That's fantastic! Maybe we should introduce these bills in every state!  grahamhgreen   Jan-31-11 03:28 AM   #38 

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