Leap Year 2012: What is it leap day and why do we need it?

Feb 29, 2012 Full story: www.latimes.com 10

Leap year is serving up its bonus day today, Feb. 29, 2012. .

Known as leap day, Feb. 29 is an added day that seems to magically show up on the calendar every four years. You might be wondering, what is leap year and leap day, and why do we mess with the calendar?

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“i hope we can change this!”

Since: Aug 08

usa

#1 Feb 29, 2012
anyone that went to school before the feds and the unions got their disfunctional hands on education learned the how, and why of leap year in the 3rd grade.
scout

Oakland, CA

#2 Feb 29, 2012
yeah, us salary people have to work an extra day. I say make the leap year day part of an extended weekend!

“It's a Brand New Day”

Since: Feb 06

New Rochelle

#3 Feb 29, 2012
carey529 wrote:
anyone that went to school before the feds and the unions got their disfunctional hands on education learned the how, and why of leap year in the 3rd grade.
always with your nose in the dung, no wonder you are so sorry.

“your life is great”

Since: Aug 09

you poop in clean water

#4 Feb 29, 2012
they explain it in first grade now.
(the science and everything)
Lance Winslow

San Francisco, CA

#5 Feb 29, 2012
carey529 wrote:
anyone that went to school before the feds and the unions got their disfunctional hands on education learned the how, and why of leap year in the 3rd grade.
Ask someone to explain it to you.

“Kiss Me You Fool!”

Since: Jan 08

Atlanta via Brooklyn NY

#6 Feb 29, 2012
Back in my day, we didn't need leap year, we just stuck aspirin between a woman's legs....it was cheaper.

-Jack AzRepubs
halito

Winnemucca, NV

#7 Feb 29, 2012
Why do we have calenders...because everyone is so interested?
halito

Winnemucca, NV

#8 Feb 29, 2012
Or so the exterminator can make 50 bucks before the great plague....
halito

Winnemucca, NV

#9 Feb 29, 2012
What do frogs eat?
Mitt s Dead Jew Baptism

Philadelphia, PA

#10 Feb 29, 2012
carey529 wrote:
anyone that went to school before the feds and the unions got their disfunctional hands on education learned the how, and why of leap year in the 3rd grade.
Is that when and where you learned how to not be able to read a birth certificate, you racist moron?

Hey moron, the globe is warming overall. CO2 traps heat. Humans are releasing a lot of CO2 into the atmosphere. Asq ur hom skool teechur.

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