The last time somebody went to war with February, it was a disaster. That was when Elisabeth Achelis, of Brooklyn, spent 25 years lobbying various international authorities to endorse her “World Calendar” concept, which would have burdened February with an unthinkable two extra days. She worked tirelessly to gain acceptance for her calendar and seemed on the verge of succeeding, when certain religious factions in her own country rose up and smote her. Defeated, she died in obscurity of a terrible... More >>>