The podcast is available to the right and here are the links we mentioned in the show.  It is a little rough as I messed up her audio but I think this is the best show I have done so for.  Thanks again for the help Jamie!
Jan 12 Coming of Age Day http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seijin_Shiki
http://japanqna.wordpress.com/2008/01/15/coming-of-age/
http://naoandhiro.blogspot.com/2008/01/coming-of-age-seijin-shiki-nao.html
http://www.japan-101.com/forums/calendar.php?do=getinfo&e=5&day=2006-1-9&c=1

Jan 13 St. Knut’s Day http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/St._Knut%27s_Day

http://hilltownfamilies.wordpress.com/2009/01/11/stknutsday/

Jan 14 Sankranthi http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Makar_Sankranti
http://festivals.iloveindia.com/makar-sankranti/index.html
http://www.vmission.org/hinduism/festivals/sankranti/


http://www.cuisinecuisine.com/Festival%20of%20Makar%20Sankranti.htmJan 15 Pongal
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pongal
http://www.pongalfestival.org/the-harvest-festival.html

Jan 15 Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Traditional http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martin_Luther_King,_Jr._Day

Jan 16 National Religious Freedom Day http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/National_Religious_Freedom_Day

Jan 19 Poe Toaster http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Poe_Toaster

Jan 23 Bounty Day http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bounty_Day

http://www.timeanddate.com/holidays/uk/burns-night

http://www.timeanddate.com/holidays/us/lee-jackson-day

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