Tag Archives: Boxing Day

Return The “Gifts”

Today is Boxing Day. I’m not going to go into the genesis; it has basically evolved into the big day for returning Christmas presents to retailers. Sometimes it is a swap based on size or color. Often it is simply returning and getting cash or store credit for something you simply do not want. There is a political version of that called elections. With all that in mind let’s explore. Continue reading Return The “Gifts”

Canadian Omens, Explanations And Obituaries

I recently got to spend about ten days with my toddler grandson. His favorite song is Shawn Mendes’ There’s Nothing Holden’ Me Back. Mendes is a Canadian. I lived the first 47 years of my life on the Canadian border and today is Boxing Day. Juxtapose all those facts and you have today’s somewhat satirical and entertaining article. Come along with me. Continue reading Canadian Omens, Explanations And Obituaries

No Return Allowed

Today is Boxing Day which is primarily a Canadian Holiday and the inspiration for today’s posting. Unrelated to the posting it is also the first day of Kwanzaa which many of my readers celebrate. So before we get into today’s meat and potatoes Happy Boxing Day and Kwanzaa to all! Now let’s explore. Continue reading No Return Allowed