Is It Straight Day Today?
It's Straight day on the 12th of October.
The most recent detection of references to Straight Day was 5 years, 5 months ago.
There were many celebrations relating to national holdiays written about on social media that our algorithms picked up on the 12th of October. In total we detected 109 total unique days being shared such as Coming Out Day which had 18,921 people talking about it, or Transfer Money To Your Daughters Account Day having 965 tweets.
How Is The Date For Straight Day Calculated?
The day shown for 'National Straight Day' is based off how much chitter-chatter and buzz there was on Oct. 12, 2016 across social media making references to 'Straight Day'. Our algorithms examine all of the references to National Days across social media and updates whatnationaldayisit.com hourly, with our homepage displaying the current national day, including others such as: Gumbo, Farmers or Stop Bullying Day. This crowdsourcing of data method to assess the National Straight Day date is used as opposed to being connected with any Government sacntioned lists :D Hurrah for democracy by concensus!
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Can I Register Straight Day?
We don't have an international authority or governmental remit to declare any officially celebrated "national Straight day". We only aim to programatically reflect what 'National Day' it is based of what The Internet Says It Is. We believe this is much more fun as it reflects the nature of how the most amusing / interesting national days are often created organically and grow based off popular social trends and sharing, as such we don't add new days to our database unless they are organically observed on social media.
Is it National Straight Day Everywhere?
Yes? No.. Sort of | Maybe ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
What's really intersting is how whilst some National Days like National Daughters Day are seemingly celebrated internationally irrespective of geography, some very popular days (That often become the No. 1 National Day on our homepage) are in fact locally very specific and are offical holidays celebrated on a Country's national calendar. Take National Rambutan Day for instance, Rambutan is a popular Souteast Asian fruit and not seen so much in the UK, Europe or the USA. Some regionally specific trends subsequently become immensely popular internationally and worldwide, partly fuelled by widely shared 'National Days', National Pabebe Wave Day being one such example.
We're now tracking the sentiment around every mention of Straight day to show how people feel about Straight. See if people like Straight here.
We're detecting how Straight affects other things more widely than just being a celebrated day. See how Straight affects company share prices.
Hang On, It Was National Straight Day Already This Year..!?
Yes, this is strangely enough entirely possible. The date shown for National Straight Day can change, if for instance several hundred people tweeted about Straight Day in early April, then in May a few thousand people tweeted about Straight day, then the date shown for National Straight Day, could come up twice :D
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