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Old 02-15-2008, 02:29 PM   #1
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Guinness has come up with proposition 3-17 to make St. Patrick's day an offical holiday. Posted below is the link to sign the petition if you wish i signed it and they only need 976,503 more people to sign it to present it to congress. If your have any Irish in you you should support this even if you are only irish by injection. If you enjoy stouts you should support this Guinness is the best massbrewed stout. If you have ever been called a red headed stepchild you should support this just to show the feds you are not their stepchild. Come on let's band together and make St. Patrick's Day an offical holiday.

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Yeah, that's just what we need...another bs holiday that the entire federal & state governments and every bank employee get to take off (meaning no mail or trash service or anything like that) while I still have to go to work because I'm in the private sector and, well, we actually have to do stuff. The post office already takes like 4 holidays a month...they need no more.


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I am in the private sector also and would proball end up having to work also. But i still signed because I am proud of my irish heritage
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while I still have to go to work because I'm in the private sector and, well, we actually have to do stuff. The post office already takes like 4 holidays a month...they need no more.
Zing! As an American with Irish roots I say, NOPE. I'd vote for the Monday after Superbowl before St Paddy's day...
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Yeah, that's just what we need...another bs holiday that the entire federal & state governments and every bank employee get to take off (meaning no mail or trash service or anything like that) while I still have to go to work because I'm in the private sector and, well, we actually have to do stuff. The post office already takes like 4 holidays a month...they need no more.
Someone sounds a little bitter. I signed 975,607 to go.
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975,154 to go!

May the best day of your past be the worst day of your Future!!!
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I understand the position. As a veteran, I've NEVER had Veteran's Day off!
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1) Someone tell me the last federal law that was enacted due to a petition.
2) Then an online petition.
3) Read the disclaimer:
Your information can be used for any purpose deemed fit....
Hello Spam!
4) +1 Evan. I want the Pope to move Easter Sunday to Monday.
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Hey I work for the county and my wife is a bank employee so bring on them holidays!
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man i thought this would get more support but i guess not. i can understand some of your reasons for not wanting this but i figured i would give it a shot


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