Happy New Year 2012

New Year’s Eve: Fireworks, music and Big Ben welcome 2012 in London

Thousands of revellers saw in the New Year against a backdrop of spectacular fireworks by the Thames in central London.

Julie Henry and Ben Hazell Telegraph [UK] 01 Jan 2012

Viewing areas filled up two to three hours before the midnight event […]

No ‘Merry Christmas,’ U.S. House Members Told

FoxNews.com 12/18/2011

Members of the House of Representatives are being told that no holiday greetings, including “Merry Christmas,” can be sent out in official mail.

According to the Washington Examiner, members who submit official mailings for review by the congressional franking commission that reviews all congressional mail to determine if it can be “franked,” or […]