(Checkiday.com) On January 2, 1974, President Richard Nixon signed the Emergency Highway Energy Conservation Act into law. It contained the National Speed Limit Law, which lowered the speed limit to 55 mph nationally. The law was created in hopes... Read More.
(Checkiday.com) According to Chase's Calendar of Events, Make Up Your Mind Day is "a day for all those people who have a hard time making up their minds." It urges participants to "make a decision today and follow through... Read More.
(Checkiday.com) According to the Bacon Day website, the day was created by Danya Goodman and Meff Leonard. They came up with the day as a way to celebrate bacon and
Festivus is a holiday that shuns the commercialism and pressures of the Christmas season, and takes place on December 23 each year. It was invented by writer Daniel O'Keefe, and originally celebrated by his family. The holiday permeated American... Read More.
The comedy Christmas movie Elf was released in 2003. It focuses on Buddy (played by Will Ferrell) a human who grew up as one of Santa's elves. As an adult, Buddy travels to New York City to meet his father... Read More.