*Not really a holiday. Girls get gypped, Guys have their special day on May 5th and it is called Children's Day and they get a day off. Girls just get to display ningyou. Sexism yet again.
Oops, that is a display of Spidey-dolls.
Oops again. That's a pair of dolls that my friend's daughter made. Here we go:
Hey, I also landed a package of candy at lunch today. I ended up giving them to a coworker, trying to curtail my sweet-tooth.
You may be wondering why I called it Ear Day today. My students pointed out to me that
三月三日 = ミミ; mimi = ear, therefore Ear Day!
I'm afraid that my Oscar tally will wait for another day. I'm busy watching the Awards now (well, the Red Carpet is on...how ANNOYING! Ryan Seacrest, some bimbo, some queen commenting on the actors' garb. Yawn.
UPDATE: Hey, the Google Doodle is rather appropriate today...