|NY Daily News|
Not everyone like Valentine’s Day. Some are single and despise the holiday. Others are paired up but just don’t like the consumption aspect of the holiday and how it is more or less about commercial spending.
Inevitably, each year around this time, many of the Anti-Valentine’s day crowd will descend online, especially, to put down the holiday, love, and anyone who happens to be in a happy relationship.
It’s quite overwhelming but the market has grown so much so that that each year, mainstream magazines have even started to put out articles and “to do” lists for the anti-Valentine’s day crowd.
Today USA Today had a list of 14 Things to Do if you don’t celebrate Valentine’s Day. Other news items around the web:
Some of it is kind of rough because it makes single people appear bitter when many are not. Actually Single Awareness Day on February 15 is an alternative holiday that many single people celebrate to take time to appreciate themselves.
And then there are the anti-Valentine’s day memes and posters. Some are bitter but many funny. Here are our favorites:
Remember Kermit the Frog from the opening sequence of The Muppet Movie singing The Rainbow Connection, singing about “the lovers, the dreamers and me”?
Look what the haters did to him?
Poor Kermit! LOL!