On the Holidays and Observances Desk, today, (Sunday, July 17th) is International Gay
Surfers Day, not to mention Souther.
And what is Souther, you ask? Well if the first Sunday after the first full moon in
Spring is Easter, then the first Sunday after the first full moon in Summer must be
Souther. Today, the Souther Squirrel dances on the heads of good boys and girls as
they sleep and brings them happy dreams of... um... if any of you had peculiar dreams
last night, please let me know and maybe we can figure it out. Incidentally, in
Australia Souther is represented by a Sugar Glider. With thanks to