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From Wikipedia—today: "A birthday, as the term implies, is the day or anniversary of the particular day on which a person was born. Though by no means universal, birthdays are celebrated in numerous cultures, often with a party or, in some instances, a rite of passage."

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The United States are voting on this historical date (24 states). Wikipedia: "In a democracy, voting commonly implies election, i.e. a way for an electorate to select among candidates for office. In politics voting is the method by which the electorate of a democracy appoints representatives in its government."

My Central European teachers told me that a voter's choices are confidential 30 years ago. Contrast that with all the voices on a Google plus Twitter mashup visualizing the primaries ...

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Taken from Wikipedia: "Martin Luther King Jr. Day is a United States holiday marking the birth date of the Reverend Martin Luther King, Jr., observed on the third Monday of January each year, around the time of King's birthday, January 15. It is one of four United States federal holidays to commemorate an individual person."

Speaking as a citizen of a different culture (Europe) I have to shout out: "Hut ab! Chapeau! Kudos to the United States!"

Why that?

"I hate the way way people tend to generalize and think that those who choose to cover their heads are unliberated ..."

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"Make an X with your two index fingers to indicate you'd like the bill."

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