Word of the Day
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|A connoisseur of food and wine. Primarily heard in UK.|
Carabao FestivalThe Carabao Festival is a feast in honor of San Isidro Labrador (St. Isidore the Farmer), the patron saint of Filipino farmers, held in Pulilan, Bulacan province, the Philippines. The feast also honors the carabao, or water buffalo, the universal beast of burden of the Philippines. Farmers decorate their carabao with flowers to parade with the image of San Isidro. The festival is also marked by exploding firecrackers and the performance of the Bamboo Dance, where dancers represent the tinikling bird, a menace to the rice crop. More...
Quote of the Day
Our progress as a nation can be no swifter than our progress in education.
John F. Kennedy
Today's topic: mineral