Posts tagged "leap year"

It’s Leap Day, You Get A Pass!

Today is February 29. It happens only every four years, which means you get a pass to do something really weird, out of character or totally irresponsible today. So go ahead and live it up! Today doesn't count! And in case you're not sure what to do with your newfound freedom, we've got some idea…
By: Julie Gerstein / February 29, 2012

Trailer Park: “Leap Year,” “Youth In Revolt,” And “Daybreakers”

It's eight days into the new year and since one of your resolutions was to get out more (I know, I'm psychic), why not treat yourself to a movie night? Maybe popcorn would get in the way of that resolution to cut down on carbs, but what's a movie without 400-1,200 calories of comfort? Thi…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 8, 2010

Quickies: Matthew Goode Is A Liar & Are Levi’s And Opening Ceremony Collaborating?

Matthew Goode, star of "Leap Year," opens up about his preference for East Coast ladies and the one white lie he tells his wife. [Your Tango] Kick Ass Chicken and Rice sounds tasty. Here's how to make it. [Bullz-Eye] An Olympic track star has removed her breasts to improve her…
By: Annika Harris / January 6, 2010

Poll: Would You Ever Do The Proposing?

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By: Catherine Strawn / November 16, 2009

The Daily Squeeze: Leap Years, Heidi Klum In Traditional Bavarian Dress, And Britney’s Comeback

Do you remember how we told you last February that it's a longstanding tradition for women to propose to men on leap year day? Well, Amy Adams is going to star in a movie about that very thing! [E Online] Heidi Klum will appear in a new Got Milk? ad dressed…
By: Catherine Strawn / October 16, 2008

Female Celeb Proposes, Marriage Fails

This week everyone is talking about leap year day and women proposing. The March 10th issue of Us Weekly discusses female celebrities who proposed to their men -- though they didn't necessarily wait for a leap year to do it. Halle Berry proposed to David Justice in 1992. Britney Spears proposed to Kevin Federline i…
By: Catherine Strawn / February 28, 2008

Women Allowed To Take “Leap” Of Faith This Friday

Friday is February 29, or "leap day," and on this extra February day, a woman is "allowed" to propose to a man, according to folklore hinted at in a NY Times article yesterday. Well, this quick mention made me curious, so I did a bit of research, after the jump.
By: Catherine Strawn / February 26, 2008