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3/19/2014 2:53 PM

We petition the Obama administration to:

Declare Major League Baseball Opening Day a national holiday.

MLB Opening Day is more than just the beginning of the season. It’s a symbol of rebirth. The coming of spring. The return of America's national pastime. It’s a state of mind where anything is possible. You can feel the electricity in the air. Opening Day brings with it the promise of a new beginning. Every fan is in good spirits. It’s a day of celebration. It’s a day of hope. It’s a day that, for generations, has been looked forward to by baseball fans every off-season. It’s an American tradition, and it deserves to be recognized as an American holiday. Join us in our quest to make sure every American can exercise their inalienable right to celebrate the day those two magical words are uttered for the first time: “PLAY BALL!"

Created: Feb 24, 2014

Issues: Arts and Humanities, Family

Signatures needed by March 26, 2014 to reach goal of 100,000: 12,064

Total signatures on this petition: 87,936

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3/19/2014 3:45 PM
Why not just bump your thread on this exact same topic that's still on the first page?
3/19/2014 3:47 PM
New in town, don't know how to use the internet?
3/19/2014 3:51 PM
"You've got to excuse him sir.  You see, he just came to life, and he doesn't know much about such things."
3/19/2014 3:51 PM
Ok, I'm done.
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