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Uncle Groucho

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Holiday Birthday Wed, 12/19/12 8:55 PM (permalink)
Hello all, my name is Karl and my birthday is on Christmas. A lot of people think that I get gyped on getting gifts and I always tell them that I got a choice of 2 small gifts or 1 big gift, I always chose the 1 big gift. When I was younger I always had a summer birthday party so my friends could attend.
Do any of you have a Holiday birthday that you care to share.
    mayor al

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    Re:Holiday Birthday Wed, 12/19/12 10:26 PM (permalink)
    Not me, Karl, but My Step-Father (R I P)-1908-1993,  My sister (1938), and my Brother (1953) Were all born on December 25th. Christmas was an unusual Birthday Cake Day for them, especially in the later years before Step-Father passed away.

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      Re:Holiday Birthday Wed, 12/19/12 10:56 PM (permalink)
      Happy Birthday Karl!

      My oldest son was born on it only rolls around every six or seven years on the mark.

      This year was the mark.

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        Re:Holiday Birthday Thu, 12/20/12 1:00 AM (permalink)
        Last year a good friend of mine turned 36. His birthday is December 26. I made him his first EVER birthday cake.  I really don't get that.
        My niece was born December 21, and we always made a point of celebrating her birthday on a completely different day than the family Christmas, with separate everything. No Christmas wrapping paper, no combination gifts, none of that. 
        My birthday falls on Easter periodically. When I was a kid, I thought the Easter Bunny was a special thing for my birthday, but he got confused on the day sometimes.

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          Re:Holiday Birthday Thu, 12/20/12 1:48 AM (permalink)
          Martin Luther King day is my birthday but they keep celebrating it on a Monday.
            The Travelin Man

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            Re:Holiday Birthday Thu, 12/20/12 9:47 AM (permalink)
            I have a good friend whose birthday is December 31. Even at age 38, she still thinks the fireworks at midnight are for her. :-)

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              Re:Holiday Birthday Thu, 12/20/12 6:01 PM (permalink)
              I've never had to work on my birthday.  
              It's on New Year's Day.  :-)
                Uncle Groucho

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                Re:Holiday Birthday Thu, 12/20/12 6:11 PM (permalink)
                Hello everyone thanks for responding.
                Gee Al, I thought I was the only Christmas baby. My daughters B-Day is on the 28th, I told my Wife not to cough or sneeze until after my B-Day because I didnt want to share MY day.
                I have seen fireworks on Christmas ever since I met my wife.
                I read a post where someone said they didnt feel welcome on these forums, Mar52 responded with "you should post more and you will get that welcome feeling" She was right.

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                  Re:Holiday Birthday Fri, 12/21/12 1:41 PM (permalink)
                  This past Tuesday's episode of Happy Endings dealt with this very subject.

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                    Re:Holiday Birthday Fri, 12/21/12 4:47 PM (permalink)
                    I was born on July 3, so a fireworks show (that I put on) has been a part of my birthday celebration for many years.
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