Dark MOFO festival expands to Tasmania’s north in boost for mid-winter slump – Yahoo!7 News

Dark MOFO festival expands to Tasmania's north in boost for mid-winter slump
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It featured a mass mid-winter feast and nude swim to mark the winter solstice. The Skywhale hot-air balloon sculpture caused controversy when it travelled to Launceston, with a local alderman describing it as demeaning to women. There was also
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Sarah Palin Disgraces History With Claim Adams and Jefferson Support Her War … – PoliticusUSA


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Sarah Palin Disgraces History With Claim Adams and Jefferson Support Her War
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The festival of Saturnalia was a popular Pagan Roman holiday around the winter solstice, and if there really is a war on the Christ in Christmas, it is Christians celebrating a pagan holiday (Saturnalia) that, according to the god of the bible, is a
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Season of celebrations: As the deodar burns, the two-week Kalash festival … – The Express Tribune


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Season of celebrations: As the deodar burns, the two-week Kalash festival
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Chomos is considered to have started in the winter solstice with the onset of December. The celebrations, however, will formally commence from December 9 and will reach their peak as the two-week celebration draws to a close. The festival involves a

Christmas tree, Festivus pole share spotlight at Wisconsin Capitol – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Christmas tree, Festivus pole share spotlight at Wisconsin Capitol
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
The foundation, which represents atheists and agnostics, has a "Winter Solstice Nativity" display in the Capitol. The scene features Charles Darwin, Albert Einstein and Mark Twain as the three wise men, the Statue of Liberty and an astronaut as angels

Wisconsin Capitol gets Festivus pole for holidays – Houston Chronicle

Wisconsin Capitol gets Festivus pole for holidays
Houston Chronicle
The foundation, which represents atheists and agnostics, has a "Winter Solstice Nativity" display in the Capitol. The scene features Charles Darwin, Albert Einstein and Mark Twain as the three wise men, the Statue of Liberty and an astronaut as angels

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