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Leaping On Leap Day With Vintage Photos

What is there to say, really? Thanks to some bad Gregorian math or something, we get a whole extra day every four years. Leap day is special, so let's celebrate with some relevant photos — all found in Flickr Commons. Share your leap scenes with us on Flickr!

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MORE on leap day:

What if you were born today? (Like Ron Paul's wife.) You have fewer birthdays than most — which is great. In your 64th year of life, you can celebrate your 16th birthday.

If you're in France, you get the privilege of reading a quadrennial newspaper.

Also in Europe, women can propose marriage with a steak on Leap Day. What more could you want?

Don't know what to do with the excess time? Here's some help.

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