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There is nothing funny about Halloween. This sarcastic festival reflects, rather, an infernal demand for revenge by children on the adult world.

Author: Jean Baudrillard

Profession: French Postmodern Philosopher, Writer

Washington's birthday is as close to a secular Christmas as any Christian country dare come this side of blasphemy.

Author: Alistair Cooke (1908)

Profession: British Broadcaster, Journalist

The red-letter days, now become, to all intents and purposes, dead-letter days.

Author: Charles Lamb (1775-1834)

Profession: British Essayist, Critic

Seasons pursuing each other the indescribable crowd is gathered, it is the fourth of Seventh-month, (what salutes of cannon and small arms!)

Author: Walt Whitman (1819-1892)

Profession: American Poet