Holidays

HAPPY EARLY 4TH OF JULY!

No, I’m not officially done with work just yet but I am cutting back on certain daily obligations in anticipation of the holiday ūüėČ Also here’s James Brown’s “Living in America” for ya, just because… ūüôā #July4th!

“Juneteenth”

From Wiki: “Juneteenth, also known as¬†Juneteenth Independence Day,¬†Freedom Day, or¬†Emancipation Day, is a holiday in the¬†United States¬†that commemorates the announcement of the¬†abolition¬†of¬†slavery¬†in the¬†U.S. state¬†of¬†Texas¬†in 1865, and more generally the emancipation of¬†African-American¬†citizens throughout the United States. Celebrated on June 19, the term is a¬†portmanteau¬†of¬†June¬†and¬†nineteenth,¬†and is recognized as a state holiday or special day of observance in…

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