"Jonathan Peterson" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> writes:
> At 13:27 01/06/01 +0100, you wrote:
> >weather's awful. We  want June and July holidays.... how about US
> Quite the opposite!!! We need more winter holidays to cheer us up
> during those dark rainy months. We should have holidays for all the
> major Saint's days, and get rid of silly artificial things like
> Mayday. Or we should just not work half the time, like the French.
Personally I'd rather get rid of the overtly christian holidays and
stick with good old pagan stuff like May day. And not because of the
labour movement, it's a *way* older holiday than that.