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  1. Where Did “Thirty Days Has September …” Come From?

    Just about every elementary schooler learns the months of the year with an easy rhyme: “Thirty days has [or hath] September, April, June, and November. All the rest have 31, except February …” How exactly does it end? That depends on how you learned the poem, but the first lines continue to help us remember the idiosyncrasies of our calendar. (Rhymes or phrases that help …