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Why Is There a Leap Year?

Really, the question should be: why aren’t there even more leap years? Let me start with the basics. A Year What is a year? To a child, this maybe defined as the “the time I must wait until the next Christmas”. Perhaps a better definition would be: Year: The time it takes the Earth to [...]
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Families will endure 15 more years of squeezed incomes until a return to better living standards

News : The Coming Crisis (2 years ago)

Families must endure 15 years of squeezed incomes until living standards recover to pre-crash levels, a leading think tank has warned.It means that someone who earned £22,000 a year in 2008 will have to wait until 2023 to get back t... Read Post

Why Leap Years Don't Happen Every 4 Years

Academics / General Science : Science & Health from Newser (3 years ago)

Why do we have leap years? Basically, to ensure that there's a better chance you'll see snow on Christmas than falling leaves. "If we didn't have leap years, our calendar would be totally scrambled," explains a worker at America's t... Read Post

CPS Traumatizes Family With Inappropriate Questions, Call Made Because Mom Let Kid Play In Park

News : The Inquisitr - News (2 hours ago)

In general, child protection services or CPS provide a much needed service. Because of them, all forms of child abuse – which includes domestic violence and even neglect – have been dealt with over the years. The Inquisitr has repor... Read Post


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