Sucks to be born today.  Or have an event today that you might wish to commemorate later.  February 29th comes but once every four years.

Some examples of things we can commemorate only today, from wikipedia:

Stop, that’s silly.  The Gregorian Calendar didn’t obtain until 1582.  It’s not like Columbus knew it was a leap-year.

But, to continue:  

Some of these occasions seem well-chosen, especially by South Africa.

OK, but imagine that you were born today.  Well, you fucked up:

Happy Ian Anderson day: