Leap Day is Gilbert & Sullivan Day


For some people, today—“Leap Day”—will always be the unofficial Sadie Hawkins Day, Al Capp’s holiday in the “Li’l Abner” comic strip that allowed unattached women to chase, capture and marry men. (In fact, the original Sadie Hawkins race in the strip took place in November. The idea of sanctioning women as romantic pursuers during leap […]

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