The Rule of Five: 5 holidays that are celebrated today


Jordan Meaker- screenshot of Google's logo for International Women's Day

People all around the world celebrated women today, and Google commemorated the event of International Women’s Day with a touching video featuring women from all over the globe.

Few would have guessed it, but today, March 8th, 2016, is actually more than just another regular old Tuesday. Today is not only International Women’s Day, but also a day to celebrate your unique name, commemorate rudeness, and scarf down some free pancakes. Here are several recognized holidays that people around the world are celebrating today! (Gathered with the help of