What does Memorial Day meant to you?
Does it reminds you more than going to the seaside or familes barbecues
In my case, not growing-up in the western world, has had quite the effect on me. I do not celebrate Memorial Day, Thanksgiving, Halloween, Victoria Day, ... I am probably missing some others too.
I got Christmas and Easter ... that's it. It is a matter of culture, I think. I actually do not know what Memorial Day is. Is it today?
I don't do anything too big, but I do remember and thank those who've died and those who are still alive who've served our country.
All throughout my childhood, it reminded me of our annual family picnic at a state park. As I got older, I have learned to respect those who have served our country, as it is a day that meant for them.
by Julianna 6 years ago
Do Atheists celebrate Christmas and Easter?If they celebrate what are the reasons if they are not believers of God? I am not judging anyone I am just curious.
by Eric Prado 7 years ago
What is your favorite holiday and why?
by Leslie A. Shields 6 years ago
Please don't tell me it is for the children's sake. Let me emphasize... Christians not others, but Christians.
by Amanda 9 months ago
Do you celebrate Halloween all month long?Is Halloween a single day for you or more of a season, such as Christmastime?
by Paul Swendson 7 years ago
Personally, I think that these holidays, like all holidays, have taken on a life of their own. So the "secular" versions of the holidays are just as legitimate to celebrate. After all, how often to people ponder the historical roots and deeper meanings of our holidays?
by Valerie Washington 6 years ago
It's that time of year again where what I like to call the "Big Three" is coming: Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas! Halloween is a Paganistic holiday that involves dressing in masks & costumes to appease evil spirits. Thanksgiving is about celebrating the harvest & Christmas...
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