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Monday, February 15, is a big deal here in the US - we put mattresses and cars on sale as a way of honoring our first and 16th presidents, George Washington and Abraham Lincoln.

Still, it is a federal holiday and a school holiday … which means that I’m going to take advantage of the calendar and take the day off.

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