In Luxembourg, it is used to flavor May wine as a traditional way to greet this spring month.
The practice originated in the thirteenth century, and extends into Germany where the Mai Bowle is served each day of the month.
We don't mind the festive lights (although please, turn them off before midnight, I'm trying to sleep...).
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The Mundaneum, precursor of the Internet, is an institution created in 1920 by Belgian lawyers.
It aimed to gather all the worlds knowledge and classify it according to a system they developed called the Universal Decimal Classification.
According to the 1990 National Jewish Population Survey, 82% of Jewish households never have a Christmas tree (and the idea of a "Chanukkah bush" is mostly a joke, not anything anybody takes seriously).
A 2013 Pew survey found that less than a third of Jews have a Christmas tree, and most of those are intermarried.
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