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Feanaro
05-07-2005, 01:11 PM
So i was walking in walmart the other day, and i noticed a table with mothers day gifts and such. but when I read the sign that was on the table it said "Mothers day is Sunday, May 8. Hispanic Mothers day Monday, May 10." Either i never realized that there was a hispanic mothers day every year or is this a new idea? And if there is a seperate day hispanics celebrate mothers day, why, and how long ago did originate? Any help understanding this would be.....well helpful.

Acrylic
05-07-2005, 01:15 PM
Maybe the hispanic culture started a new (or old) mother's day or something?

Either that or Walmart is racist. :p

narfblat
05-07-2005, 01:26 PM
Originally posted by Feanaro
"Mothers day is Sunday, May 8. Hispanic Mothers day Monday, May 10." Where did May 9th go? Maybe someone gave that day to their mother.:p

The Hidden One
05-07-2005, 01:46 PM
Strange.


Wal-Mart must be trying to sell more stuff. Like they even need to.

Mike Windu
05-07-2005, 03:05 PM
May 9 is Asian Mother's Day!

:p

Hermie
05-07-2005, 06:40 PM
Oh crap.

Feanaro
05-07-2005, 07:24 PM
So i guess being a different nationality allows you to change holidays to your liking. Whats next irish American mothers day on may 14th?

Mike Windu
05-07-2005, 09:08 PM
No. Irish Mother's Day is on May 12...

noob.


:p

BongoBob
05-07-2005, 11:47 PM
*waits till monday to ask spanish teacher*

narfblat
05-08-2005, 01:36 AM
So is the Hispanic Mother's day on Monday, May 9th or Tuesday, May 10th? BongoBob needs to know so he doesn't ask his teacher early.:p

ET Warrior
05-08-2005, 02:21 AM
He could ask her on monday if there is a celebration on tuesday...:dozey:

He doesn't have to wait until the day of.

Feanaro
05-08-2005, 02:37 AM
No. Irish Mother's Day is on May 12...
I can never remember, i always get that and Native American mothers day mixed up. I'm so stupid!

ET Warrior
05-08-2005, 10:48 AM
I think my roommate will be celebrating Persian mothers day sometime next week, though I am not certain.


:D