Menlo residents wave the flag for Valentines

by Chris Gulker on February 14, 2010

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hearts_cloth_sculpture_230Menlo Park residents are fond of displaying fun, seasonal flags, and Valentine’s Day is clearly on their radar.

For cynics who think Valentine’s Day is “just another Hallmark holiday,” a quick look at the history reveals that the blame (or thanks!) goes a lot further back with early Christians, a captive French Duke, and the English all contributing to the holiday’s creation. History.com gives all the details.

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