Today’s my birthday, which traditionally I celebrate for the entire month of August. This annoys the crap out of everyone around me, but honestly, it’s their own fault. The idea is that if anyone mentions my birthday in any way, I get a card in the mail, a present, or find some other way to claim birthday rights, then that day is ALSO my birthday.
This is surprisingly easy to arrange, and huge fun. For me. I think Tycho and Gabe summed my birthday philosopy perfectly over at Penny Arcade: