Thursday, February 14, 2008
Valentine's Day in the news
Here's an interesting sampling of how Valentine's Day is being covered in the media. First, origin stories; some trace it to the Roman holiday Lupercalia, some to the Christian Saint Valentine, some both: from Western Cape, South Africa City Vision . From the Brunswick, NJ, dailytargum . From the Opelika, AL OANOW . From the Seattle, WA the DAILY . From the Logan, UT The Utah Statesman . And from the Dimapur, Assam, India Morung Express . Finally, from the Brooklyn, NY Global Politican notice that not everyone approves of the annual rose and chocolate infested frivolity.