Boxing Day Has Nothing to Do With Boxing

December 26 is Boxing Day, and some people believe it celebrates the sport of boxing. That couldn’t be further from the truth. Countries in the U.K. do watch a lot of soccer games on Boxing Day. In fact, the day…

Boxing Day: From the U.K. to L.A., “Party Like A Brit”

Today is Boxing Day. December 26 marks the day Anglophiles celebrate–well, no one really knows what they celebrate, as it varies from place to place. The origin of Boxing Day is somewhat uncertain. Some believe it started in medieval times,…

Boxing Day Sales Chaotic in New Zealand

Boxing Day is December 26, and the Boxing Day sales shopping has already gotten crazy in New Zealand. The New Zealand Herald reports that those braving Boxing Day to grab a bargain or two are shopping in the midst of…