On Fri, Jan 12, 2018 at 07:38:47PM +0000, Raf Czlonka wrote:
> Hi all,
> According to the most prominent websites, there's no
> apostrophe (') in Burns Night.
>  https://www.scotland.org/events/burns-night
>  http://www.bbc.co.uk/arts/robertburns/burns_night_running_order.shtml
>  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burns_supper
>  http://www.robertburns.org/suppers/
it seems both are acceptable. i'm reluctant to change it without any
pressing reason to prefer one over the other.
but do check fortunes for some class...
Burn's Hog Weighing Method:
(1) Get a perfectly symmetrical plank and balance it across a
(2) Put the hog on one end of the plank.
(3) Pile rocks on the other end until the plank is again
(4) Carefully guess the weight of the rocks.
-- Robert Burns
> Index: usr.bin/calendar/calendars/calendar.uk
> RCS file: /cvs/src/usr.bin/calendar/calendars/calendar.uk,v
> retrieving revision 1.1
> diff -u -p -r1.1 calendar.uk
> --- usr.bin/calendar/calendars/calendar.uk 14 Jan 2016 20:08:01 -0000
> +++ usr.bin/calendar/calendars/calendar.uk 12 Jan 2018 19:28:40 -0000
> @@ -9,7 +9,7 @@
> 01/01 New Year's Day
> 01/02 Bank holiday in Scotland
> -01/25 Burns' Night in Scotland
> +01/25 Burns Night in Scotland
> 02/14 Saint Valentine's Day
> 03/01 Saint David's Day in Wales
> 03/17 Saint Patrick's Day (also a bank holiday across Ireland)