Wednesday, December 26, 2012

What the Heck is Boxing Day?

Posted By on Wed, Dec 26, 2012 at 7:00 AM

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Americans get baseball. But cricket? No way. Though it's probably a simpler game, we're confused by it because it's strange and foreign.

Another strange and foreign thing we're kind of cloudy on is Dec. 26. We know it as the day when you return the terrible sweater your aunt bought you, but a lot of other countries know it as Boxing Day. And, yes, that's today.

What the fudge is Boxing Day? Genuine Canadian John Thomas of ABC News explains it in the video clip below.

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