Random Fact: December
The Anglo-Saxons called December Aerra Geola (Before Yule). A leap second will be added to atomic clocks at midnight on December 31 this year, making it the longest December since 2008. Since 1948, the United Nations has preferred to celebrate it as Universal Human Rights Month. In the US, December is National Fruitcake Month, National Eggnog Month, National Tie Month and National Pear Month.