The Origins of Saint Patrick’s Day

From Reverence to Pinching

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Saint Patrick’s Day is only one of two holidays celebrated for a saint in the United States, the other being [Saint] Valentine’s. I can’t help but wonder — why these two saints and no other? Sure, there is All Saints Day on November 1st, but it just doesn’t do the other saints justice.

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Lena Quinn

Lena Quinn

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